Friday, September 12, 2008

Global warming may bring cooler summers near coast

That's two stories (see immediately below) that fell out of the readers in two hours. One more and we got us a meme.
From the VenturaCountyStar:
For most Californians, one effect of global warming will be the opposite of what they might expect: cooler summer days.

In the first localized study of temperature changes in California, a San Jose State meteorology professor has discovered that summer temperatures declined measurably from 1948 to 2005 in areas near the coast — specifically in the Los Angeles Basin and the San Francisco Bay Area, the state's two largest population centers....MORE