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    Default In the US Hurricane landfalls are like buses

    Harvey, Irma and maybe Jose barelling in catastrophically. Gaia seemingly displeased at the people's choice of an apostate president. Let us hope Irma tracks away from the Florida coast, if not let us hope the flood insurance at Mar-a-Lago is paid up.

    Some climate pseudosceptics coin the phrase CAGW, meaining Catastrophic Anthropogenic Global Warming, aiming to frame the debate and force a value judgement (what is catastrophic anyway?).

    Well, maybe, just maybe what happened in Houston, what is happening in the Caribbean, not to mention ('cos we don't) the millions affected by monsoon flooding in Asia, 1,200 killed and one third of Bangladesh submerged, maybe this is what catastrophic looks like?
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    God is punishing the USA for not signing the Paris Climate Accord.
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    Quote Originally Posted by northernladyuk View Post
    God is punishing the USA for not signing the Paris Climate Accord.
    God doesn't exist...

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    Quote Originally Posted by chopper View Post
    God doesn't exist...
    According to the present and past US presidents she does.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chopper View Post
    God doesn't exist...
    You obviously haven't been keeping up with the news....


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    Indeed the impact of climate change can be devastating.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BlasterBates View Post
    Indeed the impact of climate change can be devastating.

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    I wonder what WXMan is upto these days: http://forums.contractoruk.com/gener...ml#post1384041

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    Hurricane Irma is nearly on top of south west Florida now, and Jeff Piotrowski, a famous storm chaser, is waiting for its arrival as he drives around the deserted roads there (near Naples, Florida), live streaming on Periscope here from his camera phone:

    https://www.pscp.tv/Jeff_Piotrowski/1LyxBEydlDnJN

    Winds are around 70mph now, but in an hour they'll be up to full hurricane 140mph.
    Watch him - he's madly enthusiastic about it!

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