We have had the warmest winter in the Arctic in living memory with temperature anomalies of well over 10C.
This summer melt season will be like no other:
‘Climate Warming Accelerating Carbon Loss From Thawing Arctic Soils, Warmer, wetter conditions in the Arctic are accelerating the loss of carbon stored in tundra and permafrost soils, creating a potential positive feedback that further boosts global temperatures, a Dartmouth College study finds…‘ Click link here for continuation.
El Nino did not play the largest role in why February was the most abnormally warm month ever recorded // Published on Mar 20, 2016
If I wasn’t prepared for this I would be terrified of the consequences but I have been expecting this every day.
Good to see that they aren’t attributing the spike wholly to the El Nino.