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even higher than Portland’s record-breaking high temperatures. It’s from https://www.independent.co.uk/climate-change/news/arctic-circle-summer-global-warming-b1875285.html – and 48 Celsius is 118.4 Farenheit.
Arctic Circle land temperature reaches 48C during ‘persistent heatwave’ in Siberia
It comes month after scientists called temperatures in region ‘mind-boggling’
Land temperature in the Arctic Circle has reached peaks of 48C during a “persistent heatwave” in Siberia.
The European Union’s Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service said land surface temperature “widely exceeded” 35C across the Russian region on the first day of summer.
Behind a paywall, but that’s the idea . . .
If you cannot dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit WC Fields
Ok, I won’t complain about the 90 degree temp where I am.
….literally, in Santa’s case.
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