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Record cold and snow spread globally

Record cold and snow have descended upon the planet this Winter and even in the summer in some places. The cold is spreading as the latest satellite data reveals that despite a huge El Nino, global temperatures are not statistically warmer than 1998.

The global warming “pause” continues. See: Death Of Global Temperature ‘Pause’ Greatly Exaggerated – 2016 Not Statistically Warmer Than 1998  & Despite new claims, global warming temperature pause ‘still going strong’  & The Pause Lives on: Global Satellites: 2016 not Statistically Warmer than 1998

Round up of global record cold and snow


Record cold, then freezing rain in Portland metro

New cold record set in Finland

California – 6½ feet of snow in 72 hours – Homewood ski area has received 79 inches  (200 cm) of snow in the past 72 hours. Continue reading California – 6½ feet of snow in 72 hours

Far colder than normal in Russia

Snowing in New Zealand – In high summer

California – 6½ feet of snow in 72 hours

Ten to fifteen feet of snow for California

Austria – “Winter is returning – and how!”

“Brutal cold” in Germany

“Great cold” in eastern France

Idaho – Most snow on the ground, any day of the year, any year

Boise sets TWO snowfall records. This morning, the National Weather Service measured a record 15 inches of snow on the ground at the Boise Airport. That breaks the record for total snowfall sitting on the ground, on any day of the year, in any year. The previous snow-depth record of 13 inches was set on December 30, 1983 and again December 2, 1985. Second record more than doubles previous record Yesterday, Boise received 6.5 inches of new snow, the most snow ever recorded on January 4th and more than double the previous record of 3.2 inches set in 1951.

Villages isolated by snow in Iraq

Getting colder again over parts of Canadian west

Schools in E. Idaho (where it’s COLD) – close because it’s TOO cold

39 inches of snowfall in 24 hours

India – Heavy snowfall closes Mughal road for third straight day

Turkey – Flooded minaret now surrounded by snow

Abandoned in the middle of a blizzard … police found her body