Climate experts from NOAA and NASA will announce new data on 2015 global temperatures during a media teleconference on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 11:00 a.m. ET. The scientists will also discuss the year’s most important weather and climate events in context of long-term warming trends.
We already know the overall result: that 2015 WAS the hottest year on record. By a long shot. The deniers have already started to deny.
Just to whet your appetite, here are the number of billion-dollar weather/climate disasters in the lower 48 states of the U.S.A. since 1980 (and yes, it’s adjusted for inflation):
Do you notice a trend?