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2499Re: Solar Activity Report for 8/11/05

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  • space1weather
    Aug 13, 2005
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      --- In methanehydrateclub@yahoogroups.com, "David" <b1blancer1@e...>
      wrote:
      >
      > > Well a quieter-blank sun means we get hot here in the Washington
      DC
      > > area. Today was pretty warm. The forecast calls for mid 90's the
      next
      > > few days. I mentioned this to Mike a while back. ENSO related.
      The
      > > wave has turned negative...when it's positive the opposite seems
      to
      > > occur.
      > >
      > > So we can forecast solar activity by looking at our weather
      > > forecast...Or at least give us more confidence in forecasting a
      quiet
      > > sun.
      > >
      > > Let's see what happens.
      >
      > I certainly won't argue the point that the sun affects the climate,
      > but I'd be a bit sceptical of the fact that it happens on a
      > one-day-to-the next basis.
      >
      > Anyway, I'm of the opinion that an active sun means warmer temps,
      and
      > vice-versa. Taking your hypothesis out through a much longer time
      > period, shouldn't we see a really significant warm-up through
      periods
      > of prolonged solar inactivity? It's the opposite, however, that
      seems
      > to be true. Turn the sunspots down for a few thousand years, and
      you
      > get an ice age.
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