The main thing that I get from the news reports below is how quickly the situation is deteriorating and we are set to see ice-free conditions in the Arctic by August and the satellite monitoring this is going blind so we will be blind.
The ensuing crop failures will of course be ‘worse than previously expected’
Climate & Extreme Weather News (June 1st to June 3rd 2017)
Domes of frozen methane may be warning signs for new blow-outs
Several methane domes, some 500m wide, have been mapped on the Arctic Ocean floor. They may be signs of soon-to-happen methane expulsions that have previously created massive craters in a near-by area.
500m wide and 10m high, the methane domes on the Arctic Ocean floor are containing huge amounts of methane. Illustration: Pavel Serov/CAGE Credit: Pavel Serov/CAGE
5 June, 2017
Early warnings of an out-of-control climate
Global warming is edging perilously close to out-of-control, according to a growing number of scientific reports from round the planet, a leading science writer has warned.
17 April, 2017
What a coincidence..... soon ...
sometime around this August or September the summer ice in the Arctic will be gone for the first time in over 3 million years and the satellite program monitoring the situation goes blind.
Nothing to see here... just move along...
Funny how that works.