Is the keeper of temperatures telling you the truth or do they even care as long as it goes along with the lie about Global warming... In my area of the country we had the coldest winter in a long time with many days breaking cold records by more then 15 degrees or more that something didnt sound right about it being warmer year. read this lead in to the story then click on the link to go to the page with the whole story....
Oops; 2006 Not "The Hottest Year Ever"
By Bill Steigerwald
FrontPageMagazine.com | June 21, 2007
Remember in January when the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its good friends in media trumpeted that 2006 was the warmest year on record for the contiguous United States?
NOAA based that finding – which allegedly capped a nine-year warming streak "unprecedented in the historical record" – on the daily temperature data that its National Climatic Data Center gathers from about 1,221 mostly rural weather observation stations around the country.
Few people have ever seen or even heard of these small, simple-but-reliable weather stations, which quietly make up what NOAA calls its United States Historical Climatology Network (USHCN).
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