Archives for September 5, 2008

Rubbish weather

England is famous for its rubbish weather, but this summer has been unusually poor. As it happened that didn’t affect us much and we had a great summer: we got a few days sun on the beach to start us off; managed to climb Snowdon and not get rained on by the summit cloud much;…

Sea level rise? Pfeffer et al.

The story so far… IPCC sez sea-level rise (SLR) by 2100 (0.18 to 0.6 m), but this excluded dynamic effects on the grounds that present understanding of the relevant processes is too limited for reliable model estimates. It even said so fairly explicitly in the SPM table heading (Model-based range excluding future rapid dynamical changes…