Weather…not climate

Since my 10 days in the wilderness of the West Australian Kimberley Region, out of range of the internet and phone, a lot has happened in the weather that is happening globally.

ScreenHunter 65 Feb. 14 19.56 IPCC : Milder winter temperatures will decrease heavy snowstorms

IPCC – Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

So how did the Nobel Prizewinning IPCC do?

ScreenHunter 66 Feb. 14 19.58 IPCC : Milder winter temperatures will decrease heavy snowstorms

Since the end of January, Eastern Europe has been pummeled by a record-breaking cold snap and the heaviest snowfalls in recent memory. Hundreds of people, many of them homeless, have died in the frigid weather and tens of thousands have been snowed in.

Fifteen feet of snow buries Eastern Europe in historic winter – NY Daily News

… 15 feet (4.5 meters) isolated areas in Romania … the snow from the entrance of her

Extreme cold in Europe, especially eastern Europe, Russia too.

Gladiator : Historic Cold In Rome

Extreme cold and snow in Algeria.

Extreme cold in Alaska.Canada too.

Rain and very cold in Peru and other Andean countries.

Trapped Heat Freezes Hundreds In South America

I use the term extreme, as that is what various news reports are calling it. It is just weather, though. Now it’s Mexico’s turn…

Heavy Snow Forecast For Mexico

ScreenHunter 05 Feb. 16 00.26 Heavy Snow Forecast For Mexico

Weather Street:Clouds and Precipitation Forecast Movie

Even Sydney feels the cold…

Record cold summer in Sydney

Not just the day, not just the month, but the entire summer.

Macedonia declares energy crisis to prevent collapse of energy system

Thank goodness I live in Broome, the ‘gateway’ to Western Australia’s Kimberley region, where the last 70 years is just 0.1C higher than the previous 50 years. Magical.

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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