Study: Is there a mysterious ‘hole’ in global warming?

This article discusses an interesting anomaly in global warming.  Snow-covered beaches? Chilly iguanas? Despite warming temperatures in much of the world, winters in the Southeast have grown colder in recent decades. What??!!

According to a scientific study published this month, the Southeast’s colder winter weather is part of an isolated trend, linked to a more wavy pattern in the jet stream that crosses North America. That dipping jet stream allows arctic air to plunge into the Southeast. Scientists call this colder weather a “hole” in overall global warming, or a “warming hole.”

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