Bakken influencing warm weather?

By: carbord, 14:31 GMT je la 21an de marto 2012

I'm no meteorologist, but I've got this theory that the Bakken oil fields are causing this stretch of many months of incredibly warm weather.Our mild winter was caused by the jet stream, according to this Scientific American article from January. There were never any of the dips or fluctuations referred to as Alberta Clippers. Prominent excerpt: "...the most extreme configuration of the jet stream ever recorded."LinkThe phenomenon of Urban Heat Islands often effects...

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Updated: 12:00 GMT je la 22an de marto 2012

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