Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Arctic Trends using GSOD Temperature data with TempLS

3 comments:

  1. Still noisy, though.

    The jump in the high arctic around 2005 stands out a bit. Might be worth doing an EM Smith test there - make sure the stations that dropped off around that time weren't trending differently than the ones that stayed.

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  2. Well, even tho GHCN has few high arctic stations, it and GSOD show the same jump, and I don't see a dropoff in GSOD stations at that time.

    I'm planning to do a regional trend plot - but I need a new set of orthogonal functions for it.

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  3. When Arctic loses ice, winter in USA / Europe are colder; because water absorbs more coldness / releases extra heat - that coldness is spread south by the currents: http://globalwarmingdenier.wordpress.com/midi-ice-age-can-be-avoided/

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