It is very, very cold across the entire nation. We have many days to go until the official end of winter, March 20th 2018. According to Mesonet that factors in wind chill, at 8 am today, the temperature in Florida was 40F. A quick glance shows a cold spot by Indiana and Ohio, with Ohio dipping to -7F.
How are you fairing in these non balmy season? Snow in Atlanta. 20F and snowing in Houston. What is next? Comment below and post your stories.
Someone who thinks we are currently in a mini ice age is Robert Felix. Earth cycles every 100,000 years with 10,000 of those years being relatively warm and stable. We have been living in the latter, which allows civilization to bloom as we know it. However, the other 90% of the time is quite rough and cold. Here is the kicker – we are due for another ice age – now.