Tag Archives: Stratosphere

Fascinating Solar, AO, QBO, Cold NH Winter link

A pointer to a site and paper talking about a correlation between low solar output and cold northern hemisphere weather, plus a link to a possible connected mechanism. Continue reading

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From ‘The Models Need More…’ department

Stratospheric changes can cause ocean current changes. I speculate that solar UV shifts might be a driver of stratospheric changes, and through that influence ocean currents. Continue reading

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Gonzo Gonzalo and Cyclone Up, Vortex Down

Radiative Physics does not matter to surface temperatures, cyclones and vortex mass flow does. Continue reading

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Snow, Polar Night Jets, and Cold

A grab bag of things about snow, the Polar Night Jet, the Stratosphere and both cooling and mass flow, along with some selected grousing about cold. Continue reading

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Tropopause Rules

Why the Tropopause matters and what it has to say about CO2 and heat radiation. Continue reading

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