Biden seeks to reestablish US leadership on climate with Earth Day summit
Meanwhile, the Gore Effect Strikes again! DC TV's WUSA Ch. 9: "Freeze Warnings are posted north and west of D.C. overnight. Cold with lows in the 20s and 30s and a possible freeze. Blustery Thursday with wind chills starting out in the 20s and low 30s."
National Weather Service: "A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect." - ALso see: EAST COAST SET FOR LATE APRIL FREEZE
Factsheet on the 'Gore Effect'-- 'Happens when global warming-related event, or appearance by Gore is marked by exceedingly cold weather/snow' - Climate Depot Factsheet on the ‘Gore Effect’ Phenomenon: 'Happens when global warming-related event, or appearance by Gore is marked by exceedingly cold weather' - The “Gore Effect” has a long and storied history. What follows is a sampling of how Mother Nature enjoys mocking global warming fear promoters.
WUSA DC Ch. 9 Forecast: “Freeze Warnings are posted north and west of D.C. overnight. Cold with lows in the 20s and 30s and a possible freeze. Blustery Thursday with wind chills starting out in the 20s and low 30s.”
Quick Forecast: “Overnight: Clear, breezy and quite cold. Low: 38.
Thursday: “Mostly sunny with p.m. clouds, blustery and chilly. High: 57.”
Factsheet on the ‘Gore Effect’– ‘Happens when global warming-related event, or appearance by Gore is marked by exceedingly cold weather/snow’
Climate Depot Factsheet on the ‘Gore Effect’ Phenomenon
‘Happens when global warming-related event, or appearance by Gore is marked by exceedingly cold weather’
By: Marc Morano – Climate Depot – July 9, 2009
Update: For latest ‘Gore Effect’ developments see here.
The “Gore Effect” has a long and storied history. What follows is a sampling of how Mother Nature enjoys mocking global warming fear promoters.
Tracking ‘The Gore Effect’ – The Politico – November 25, 2008
Excerpt: For several years now, skeptics have amusedly eyed a phenomenon known as “The Gore Effect” to half-seriously argue their case against global warming. The so-called Gore Effect happens when a global warming-related event, or appearance by the former vice president and climate change crusader, Al Gore, is marked by exceedingly cold weather or unseasonably winter weather.
Urban Dictionary Definition: ‘Gore Effect’: ‘Phenomenon that leads to unseasonably cold temperatures, driving rain, hail, or snow whenever Al Gore visits an area to discuss global warming’
Small Sampling of the “Gore Effect”:
Melbourne temps plummet in anticipation of Gore’s visit – July 9, 2009
Gore decries ‘global warming’ in bitterly cold NYC – December 2006
Gore delivers environmental message at Harvard – …with near 125-year record breaking low temps – October 2008
The ‘Gore Effect’: Gore speaks in Italy during ‘rare’ cold and snow – Dec. 16, 2008
GORE HEARING ON WARMING MAY BE PUT ON ICE – Mon Jan 26 2009
‘Largest public protest of global warming’ ever in USA faces DC March snowstorm! – March 1, 2009
Pelosi Snowed-Out of Global Warming Rally – March 2, 2009
Excerpt: Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) had to cancel an appearance Monday at a global warming rally in Washington, D.C., that was hit by a snowstorm because her flight was delayed, her office told CNSNews.com. […] A blizzard Sunday night and early Monday morning blanketed the nation’s capital with snow, causing events to be cancelled and delayed across the city.
‘Out With A Shiver: Global Warming Protest Frozen Out by Massive Snowfall’ – Fox News – March 2, 2009
Gore Effect Strikes Again: Global warming conference in Buffalo at -6 degrees – Buffalo News – February 5, 2009
‘Gore Effect’: Driving snow froze the hopes of organizers of “the biggest global warming protest in history” in Washington – March 4, 2009
First October snow since 1922 blankets London as global warming bill debated – October 2008
Global Warming Vote on Snowy Day in Washington – Senate committee debates expensive climate change bill snow blanket D.C. – December 2007
HOUSE HEARING ON ‘WARMING OF THE PLANET’ CANCELED AFTER SNOW/ICE STORM – February 2007
NOT AGAIN! DC ‘Snow Advisory’ Issued on Day of Congressional Global Warming Hearing – March 2007
Global warming activists urged to focus on Earth Day rallies and ignore snow as it ‘piles up outside our windows’ – April 17, 2007
No Joke! Cyclists ‘braved freezing cold temps’ to promote global warming awareness in New York – October 22, 2008
Global warming protest in Maryland frosted with snow – January 2008
Global warming rally in the snow – April 2007
Snow won’t dampen global-warming rallies – April 2007
Brrr. – Obama to global warming demonstrators: ‘This is probably not the weather to hold up those signs…it’s a little chilly today’ – October 28, 2008
Global Warming Awareness Walk Braves Snow Storm – March 2007
Climate protest cancelled ‘due to rain and cold’ – Nov. 23, 2008
Sen.Inhofe: “The ‘Gore Effect’ proves Mother Nature has a sense of humor” – Jan. 27, 2009
Global Warming Horror Flick Put on Ice Due to Cold Temps? – January 8, 2009
Will Mainstream Media Report Inauguration Day ‘Gore Effect?’ – January 17, 2009
Obama Talks Global Warming to Shivering Crowd – January 17, 2009
2014: ‘Gore Effect’ Strikes Another Global Warming Hearing: Senate climate hearing met by DC snowstorm – ‘Snow coats D.C. area’ – Area under ‘Winter Weather Advisory’
The Gore Effect lives! As soon as Obama mentioned ‘climate change’ it started snowing on Capitol Hill
The National Weather Service conditions for Washington DC sa of 9:52 PM EST:
Light Snow – 17°F
Obama: ‘But the debate is settled. Climate change is a fact. And when our children’s children look us in the eye and ask if we did all we could to leave them a safer, more stable world, with new sources of energy, I want us to be able to say yes, we did.’
Gore Effect Strikes again: DC Youth ‘global warming’ march met by very cool summer temperatures
The Youth Climate March in DC issued the following “Guiding Principles:”
“Systems of oppression (capitalism, colonialism, racism, and patriarchy) have led to climate change, therefore we must shift our culture away from these systems.” … “Black lives matter. Queer and trans people must be heard. Rape culture must be dismantled…Marginalized cultures must be treated with dignity.”
Gore Effect Strikes Again: Bitter Cold Freezes out Anti-Fossil Fuel ‘Global Warming’ Protest
Gore Effect: UN Climate Summit Greeted With ‘Dramatic Decline’ In Global Temperature (1.2°C Drop) Since Early 2016