8b/ Summer
To give context to HOW unusual that is, the below shows how each of the last 40 years differed from the 5 year average.
The highest is 3-4%. This summer is +14% deviation, so 3-4x more of a jump than we’ve ever seen before.
Exceptionally unusual trend now. pic.twitter.com/qXvREUhlpy

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