Author Archives: George Taylor

About George Taylor

Climatologist, husband, father (3), grandfather (2)

Extreme Cold in Oregon

This week an Arctic blast brought record low temperatures to much of Oregon. Steve Pierce has written two excellent summaries; they appear below. Steve PierceNorthwest Weather Consultants (NWC)   Website: Facebook: stevejpierce@comcast.netPhone: 503-504-2075     Historic Cold Last Night Across Pacific … Continue reading

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A climate of fear, cash and correctitude

Trashing real science to protect grants, prestige, and desire to control energy, economy, lives Paul Driessen and Dennis Mitchell Earth’s geological, archaeological and written histories are replete with climate changes: big and small, short and long, benign, beneficial, catastrophic and … Continue reading

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Winter Forecast 2013-14

Every year since the early 1990s I have made a forecast for the upcoming winter. This year I issued my forecast in September, and now, in mid-October, I am finally getting around to posting it. Sorry for the delay!! As … Continue reading

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Rainy, rainy September!

September was a record-breaking rain month in the Northwest. From Steve Pierce of the Oregon chapter of the American Meteorological Society: Historic September Rainfall Portland, Oregon (September 29th 2013) – “Heavy September rains are soaking the Pacific Northwest today as the remnants of typhoon Pabuk … Continue reading

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Record-Setting Rain/Thunderstorm

Yesterday (Sept. 5) we experienced the most significant thunderstorm I have seen in the mid-Valley since moving here in 1989. Lots of thunder, for hours; cloud-to-ground lightning; and heavy rain occurred. The total rainfall at Corvallis Hyslop weather station was … Continue reading

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Freeman Dyson speaks out about climate science, and fudge

Climatologists Are No Einsteins, Says His Successor by Paul Mulshine, The Star Ledger via the GWPF Freeman Dyson (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Freeman Dyson is a physicist who has been teaching at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton since Albert Einstein was there. … Continue reading

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An open letter challenging the EPA on CO2 regulation

Environmental Protection Agency Seal In the Washington Examiner today, there is this: Op-Ed: EPA’s carbon regs not based on sound science. It is published by Joe D’Aleo on behalf of a number of people.  A longer more complete version of … Continue reading

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