Australia Bushfire Smoke Now Warming the Lower Stratosphere? March 2020 Update

From Dr. Roy Spencer’s Blog April 1st, 2020 by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. Last month I noted how the global average lower stratospheric temperature had warmed considerably in recent months, especially in February, and tentatively attributed it to smoke from the Australian bushfires entering the lower stratosphere. You can read more there about my…

Australian fires: Climate ‘truth bomb’?

Reposted from Dr. Judith Curry’s Climate Etc. Posted on February 24, 2020 by curryja | by Alan Longhurst Recipe for Australia’s climate ‘truth bomb’:  dubious manipulations of the historical temperature record, ignorance of the climate dynamics of the Southern Hemisphere, and ignorance of Australia’s ecological and social history. A correspondent of The Guardian newspaper writes…