Not to lean into conspiracy theories but I will say it raises some eyebrows that they indict Trump on the exact same day Republicans finally view a FD-1023 form that allegedly details a bribery scheme involving the Biden family from a known credible source.
Must just be a pretty large coincidence.
I noticed that. If he were arguing the PMM influences the pattern (subtropical/near-equatorial component of cold SSTA horseshoe) I would be inclined to agree.
But the high latitude SSTAs are basically an echo of the low frequency state of circulation. They do not act as a forcing (at least not on any timescale relevant to us, there’s some debate when looking at 500+ year timescales).