Extreme Temperature Diary-Wednesday September 16th, 2020/ Main Topic: September European Heat Wave Leading To Odd Weather

Wednesday September 16th… Dear Diary. The main purpose of this ongoing blog will be to track United States extreme or record temperatures related to climate change. Any reports I see of ETs will be listed below the main topic of the day. I’ll refer to extreme or record temperatures as ETs (not extraterrestrials).😉

Main Topic: September European Heat Wave Leading To Odd Weather

Dear Diary. While we were focusing on a domestic western heatwave leading to catastrophic, historic fires and Sally for ING and raking the central Gulf Coast, a simultaneous historic heatwave was building in Europe. I fear that the planet has gotten so warm that media, including yours truly, won’t be able to give the proper coverage that multiple simultaneous events deserve:

Before I post many notes on the aftermath of Sally, here is some information on Europe’s current level of heat and its consequences as the heat dome over this portion of the world starts to break down (Just click on each tweet to get an English translation.):

This warmth is aiding the development of a “medicine,” or a fairly rare hurricane like weather feature in the Mediterranean Sea with a strong storm forecast to affect northern Europe, also:

Here is more information on the Sally. The most current and pressing news from Wednesday is at the top of this list:

Here is more climate and weather news from Wednesday:

(As usual, this will be a fluid post in which more information gets added during the day as it crosses my radar, crediting all who have put it on-line. Items will be archived on this site for posterity. In most instances click on the pictures of each tweet to see each article. The most noteworthy items will be listed first.)

Now here are some of today’s articles and notes on the horrid COVID-19 pandemic:

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Guy Walton “The Climate Guy”

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