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    Paul Ferguson, RunawayRose

    last year's drought in the south made for favorable precursor conditions?  There's evidence (both observational and using coupled land-atmosphere models) that the central U.S. is very dependent on recycled moisture from the soil to maintain reasonable precipitation (and as a result, temperature) levels during the warm season.

    "Mitt Romney has more positions than the Kama Sutra." -- me "Social justice is love, made public." -- Cornel West

    by billlaurelMD on Tue Jul 10, 2012 at 05:06:23 PM PDT

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