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PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2018 2:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

The maple leaves have popped out of their buds today perhaps a week later then average.They look funny as they are only about an inch wide today. The sole remaining dairy farmer has turned the dry cows out to pasture also a week behind but all in all the spring is within its normal variation range. Black flies come next.
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PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2018 2:47 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

RenewableCandy wrote:
I quite often use a different language for the weather: old Dutch I think. But most of it's unrepeatable on a family forum Smile


Give us an example.
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PostPosted: Thu May 10, 2018 8:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

RenewableCandy wrote:
I quite often use a different language for the weather: old Dutch I think. But most of it's unrepeatable on a family forum Smile


Inkyfishy??
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PostPosted: Sat Jun 02, 2018 11:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

May was the hottest in the UK since records began about 100 years ago.
Breaking the record for the hottest month is arguably of greater significance than a single exceptionally hot day.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-44341030
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 03, 2018 9:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's not just the UK that is sweltering at the moment:

Yahoo: U.S. East coast swelters under lingering heat wave
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And also in Canada, 33 lives lost in exceptional heatwave.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-44730887
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 8:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

And Northern Siberia:

https://wxclimonews.com/2018/07/02/extreme-heat-event-in-northern-siberia-and-the-coastal-arctic-ocean-this-week/

Seems to be quite a few extreme weather events going on at around the same time. Climate Changed.
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

An overview of all the recent places that are feeling the heat:

https://www.sciencealert.com/all-time-heat-records-have-been-set-all-over-the-world-this-week-ireland-scotland-canada-middle-east-climate-change
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 21, 2018 11:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Record temperatures have been recorded in parts of japan, with dozens of lives lost to heatstroke.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-44910435

Many parts of Japan are still flooded, and the high temperatures are hampering rescue efforts.
It is ironic that one of the worst affected places is Kyoto.
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