Are these guys predicting 18 degrees of warming this century?

“There is increased evidence [climate models are not evidence] that the Arctic could face seasonally ice-free conditions and much warmer temperatures in the future.

Scientists documented evidence that the Arctic Ocean and Nordic Seas were too warm to support summer sea ice during the mid-Pliocene warm period (3.3 to 3 million years ago). This period is characterized by warm temperatures similar to those projected for the end of this century, and is used as an analog to understand future conditions.

The U.S. Geological Survey found that summer sea-surface temperatures in the Arctic were between 10 to 18°C (50 to 64°F) during the mid-Pliocene, while current temperatures are around or below 0°C (32°F).” “Arctic Could Face Warmer and Ice-Free Conditions

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No Responses to “Are these guys predicting 18 degrees of warming this century?”

  1. John B Says:

    Yeah, the idea is laughable. NONE of the predictions come even close to 18 degrees in one century.

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