Monthly Archives: November 2016

Just Thinking on Climate (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Just Thinking on Climate (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) (last update 30 Nov 2016 23.48 +1UTC) From businessinsider.com, Lindsay Dodgson Nov. 17, 2016. Stephen Hawking: Humans have only about 1,000 years left businessinsider.com Our days on Earth are numbered. “During a … Continue reading

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Atmospheric Thermal Conductance (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Atmospheric Thermal Conductance (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)   Compromise Everybody has to make compromises accordingly with its professional and personal situation. In climatic developments this is as much evident as in any other scenario. But by keeping the whole scientific … Continue reading

Posted in Influence of Continentality, Inland Water Bodies and Water Cycle, Polar vortex and Jet Stream, Water vapour | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Absorption (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.)


Arctic Amplification versus Arctic Absorption. Half Full/Half Empty. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD.) Sluggish ice growth in the Arctic (Snow and Ice Data Center, 2 Nov 2016) After a quick initial freeze-up during the second half of September, ice growth slowed … Continue reading

Posted in Air, Energy Balance, Extreme climatic events, Filling in, Finding out, Inland Water Bodies and Water Cycle, Polar vortex and Jet Stream, Water vapour | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Cyclonic Alignment Towards the Arctic (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


Cyclonic Alignment Towards the Arctic (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD) Graphical representation of the Northward wind velocity at 10m on 8th Nov 2016. Note the alignment of the northern gusts with a tendency moving throughout latitudes towards the Arctic at the … Continue reading

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Climate. Too Simple To Be It (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, Ph.D.)


Climate. Too Simple To Be It (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, Ph.D.) (last update 8 Nov 2016 16.34 GMT+1) When trying to get into the core of a complex matter one of the most frightening feeling comes from the challenge of not … Continue reading

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Forecast Unusual (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


Forecast Unusual (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) Have you realised how many times it is becoming part of a forecast the use of the word “unusual”? In the line of research presented in this blog I have reached the conclusion of … Continue reading

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