I feel sorry for those in Texas & LA who will suffer when #Harveystrikes.
Even the idiot #Trump fans who will still deny climate change.
If Harvey hits Texas as an actual hurricane, which is looking likely, it will have been the first time in 9 years that Texas was hit by a hurricane. And one of the few actual hurricane strikes on the continental U.S. since 2008. If it makes it to major hurricane status (category 3+), which is a possibility, it would be the first time since Wilma in October of 2005.
So, of course, we get this
There’s plenty more on Twitter.
And from Big Joe
My forecast from last week on Climate hysteriCS with Harvey already verifying,http://mashable.com/2017/08/23/tropical-storm-harvey-flood-threat-texas-louisiana/#jVkZ6jWT5mqS …
FLOOD DAMAGE IS DOWN OVERALL
Zombie storm comes back from the (mostly) dead to threaten Gulf Coast with biblical flooding
More than 20 inches of rain may fall.
More: As you would expect, Twitter has really gone downhill now that Harvey is expected to land as a Cat 3. The first in almost 12 years. And we’re getting stuff like
Here’s why Hurricane Harvey is so scary and unprecedented. https://newrepublic.com/article/144497/heres-hurricane-harvey-scary-unprecedented … via @NewRepublic
Here’s Why Hurricane Harvey Is So Scary and Unprecedented
The only thing more unpredictable than this storm is the president.
The warmer water of the Gulf (due to climate change) could make Hurricane Harvey a potentially catastrophic storm. https://www.usatoday.com/story/weather/2017/08/24/hurricane-harvey-flooding-disaster-possible-storm-stalls-over-texas/598664001/ …
Hurricane Harvey: ‘Flooding disaster’ possible as storm stalls over Texas
Harvey will stall and spin for the next 3-5 days, dumping up to 2 feet of rain across the region.
What caused the Gulf to be so warm back during the Great Galveston hurricane of 1900?