The weather, currently.
A few showers across the region earlier today and now a cold front will pass offshore. Behind this drier air will arrive overnight. Skies will be partly to mostly clear by morning setting us up for a very nice Wednesday with lots of sunshine and hives approaching 80°F. It's crisp for Wednesday night and Thursday morning with readings in the 50s. It won't be as warm Thursday with temperatures approaching 70°F in the afternoon. This will be a good lunch point for a very cool Thursday night and Friday morning. Highs will reach the lower 70s on Friday. It turns warmer and sunny over the weekend with highs by Sunday getting back into the lower 80s.
What you need to know, currently.
Global warming could likely still trigger multiple climate ”tipping points,” even if countries meet the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement, according to a new study in Science published Thursday.
The study revealed that even if we meet the Paris Agreement’s goal of keeping global warming at 1.5°C is not enough to avoid the danger of climate change. According to the study, tipping points, if crossed, will lead to irreversible, self-perpetuating changes.
Tipping points include the die-off of low-latitude coral reefs, greenhouse gas emissions thawing permafrost, the melting of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and the shutdown of the ocean current which includes the Gulf Stream, to name a few.
What you can do, currently.
- In order to solve climate change, we need to increase investments in climate solutions by 10-20 times. Carbon Collective Investing creates low fee, highly diversified, and competitively performing portfolios that are aligned with disproportionately investing in climate solutions. And now it’s Green Retirement Month, where we pay you bonuses that increase as more people sign up!
- GreenPortfolio makes it easy for you to fight climate change with your financial decisions by scoring your investments and bank accounts for climate impact so you know where you stand – are you a backer of fossil fuels or an investor in a greener future? Sign up to see the climate impact of your finances!
- Start funding climate solutions by joining our partner, Wren. More than 10,000 Wren members fund projects that plant trees, protect rainforest, and otherwise fight the climate crisis every month. Sign-up today and they’ll plant 10 trees in your name for free.