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Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Fri Nov 21, 2014 11:04 AM CST

Following are highlights of the NOAA Global Climate Report for October. Some of the temperature departures from normal are impressive for the far-above-normal warming. The full report with graphics is at this link: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/…

GLOBAL HIGHLIGHTS

The combined average temperature over global land and ocean surfaces for October 2014 was the highest on record for October, at 0.74 deg C (1.33 deg F) above the 20th century average of 14.0 deg C (57.1 deg F).

The global land surface temperature was 1.05 deg C (1.89 deg F) above the 20th century average of 9.3 deg C (48.7 deg F)—the fifth ...

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