Six weeks ago, Inside Climate News warmed of heat and drought ravaging the west in 2021.
Denver is having their wettest year on record.
February was the coldest month in more than 30 years in the US.
Here in Cheyenne, Wyoming the maximum temperature of -7F recorded on Valentines Day 2021 was the coldest maximum temperature on record that late in winter.
Last weekend we had our second largest snowfall on record, and weren’t able to get out of the house for four days.
We have lots more snow in the forecast the rest of the month.
February/march temperatures hare are the coldest in 55 years.
But never mind the record precipitation and cold here in the Great Plains, NOAA says the drought is going to get worse.
The week before Inside Climate News wrote their article warning of heat in the west, it snowed in Malibu, California. The second time that has happened in two years.
via Real Climate Science
March 20, 2021 at 07:33PM