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Hurricane predictors admit they can’t predict hurricanes


COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY, CO (OTTAWA CITIZEN) -- Two top U.S. hurricane forecasters, revered like rock stars in Deep South hurricane country, are quitting the practice because it doesn’t work.

William Gray and Phil Klotzbach say a look back shows their past 20 years of forecasts had no value.

Last week, the pair dropped this announcement out of a clear, blue sky:

“We are discontinuing our early December quantitative hurricane forecast for the next year ... Our early December Atlantic basin seasonal hurricane forecasts of the last 20 years have not shown real-time forecast skill even though the hindcast studies on which they were based had considerable skill.”


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The only ones I ever knew of

The only ones I ever knew of that even took stock in their major devastating forecast for the following year(s) were the insurance companies. Does this mean now we can drop our "Wind and Hail" coverage since the Big Boys have made these insurance companies extra bucks????


They finally dicovered that the "Chicken Bone Chucking" was no more reliable or accurate than the dartboard technique?

I'm happy every time I see one of these Al Gore types, "Science for Profit" soothsayers admit their guessing game is simply no more than that. They would've been better off developing a method of converting lead into gold. No? Gasoline into Gold? Oh yeah...already done that.

Now...back to Global Warming......


HEY..but they can forecast global warming...OH...Wait...never mind...


WAIT...they renamed it CLIMATE CHANGE...which..WHO can argue with that!? its very nature CHANGES...has done so since the dawn of our planets creation...