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BoM blips the weather …

First blip is the record cold in a large area of the South West of Western Australia: […] The BoM says the south of WA had its coldest winter since 1990 and the coldest September min on record (coldest mean … Continue reading

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auditing the BoM weather records…

Drs J Marohasy and J Abbott shows how BoM has it wrong, again. Many warmer years, but 1914 shows as warmer than 2016. Just history repeating: […] Chart 1. Two temperature reconstructions for the state of Victoria (blue and red … Continue reading

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recording errors …

Mistakes are common with BoM, and who knows when these are corrected, if they are. Apparently Beverley, in the WA state’s south-west had 402mm rain last night, says BoM’s rainfall map. Beverley is the red spot. (Update, it’s a DAFWA … Continue reading

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fixing agendas …

BoM’s practices of data adjusting to suit an agenda, are seriously unraveled by Dr Jennifer Marohasy in an Online Opinion article today. Pointing out some rather large alterations to a rural site that hasn’t had any changes in 100 years … Continue reading

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not just BoM, CSIRO, NASA, NOAA, CRU, … “what we do is like magic”

Data manipulation destroys (USGS) science: Federal Energy Lab Forced To Close After ‘Disturbing’ Data Manipulation – ‘Tell me what you want and I will get it for you’ The inorganic section of the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Energy Geochemistry Laboratory … Continue reading

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more wet stuff … flanneries

Billions of dollars of wet flanneries have covered most of Australia in the last few weeks, giving rise to the possibility once again for record crops. The warm waters of the Indian Ocean have been sending moisture across the country, … Continue reading

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Broome weather extremes … April

27 March, 35.4C at 11.28am. At 11.00am it was 34.4C and at 11.30 am it was 34.8C. No flights near 11.30am. 29 March, 35.2C at 12.12pm. At 12 noon it was 33.8C and at 12.30pm it was 34.7C. No flights … Continue reading

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jet-fueled temperature rises for Broome …

Once again, in fact, nearly every day, there is a spike of around 1C every time we have jet aircraft movements. Today 10th March is a fine example, when the maximum of 34.2C is about 1C hotter than the 1.30 … Continue reading

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global warming missing …

Hottest years in Broome. 1954. (Broome Post Office was hotter in 1948) 1954 35.2 35.7 34.9 31.6 31.0 27.0 28.5 29.5 33.4 34.3 34.1 35.4 32.5 Hottest January? 1970 @ 35.5C Hottest February? 1988 @ 35.9C Hottest March? 2010 @ … Continue reading

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watching storms …

A very good new product from BoM, a fast, high resolution Satellite image, movie style: High-definition satellite images See images from Himawari-8 in the new satellite viewer This demonstration product is most suitable for people with fast internet connection and … Continue reading

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