The Atlantic: Is it OK to enjoy Warm Winter Weather?

Watts Up With That?

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Guest essay by Eric Worrall

The Atlantic is worried that a few pleasantly warm days at the end of winter may be prompting “anxiety and unease” amongst the climate obsessed.

Is It Okay to Enjoy the Warm Winters of Climate Change?

The weather is nice, but it reminds us of the problems to come.

ROBINSON MEYER 10:45 AM ET

FromD.C.toDenver, fromCharlottetoChicago, towns and cities across the United States have posted strings of record-breaking summery days in what is normally the final month of winter. Wednesdaywas only the third time since 1880that Green Bay, Wisconsin, cracked 60 degrees Fahrenheit in February. Ice on the Great Lakescovers only a quarter of its normal surface area. And parts of Oklahoma and Texas have both already been scorched by 90-degree afternoons.

All in all, the United States has already set more than…

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