It seems that most people have trouble differentiating between climate and weather. Weather is what happens any day or month. It is naturally quite changeable, even to extremes. Climate is a generalized set of expectations of the weather.

So when one is looking for evidence of a changing climate, one should not look at today's weather, or even this month's weather, as these things are naturally too variable to reveal a change in climate. Rather, climate change is found in a careful analysis of weather over decades.

A storm, a summer heat wave and a hard winter are examples of weather. A change in the frequency or intensity of these things, carefully measured over a long time, and not anecdotally observed, is where evidence of climate change is found.

Whatever the weather is doing today, it is wrong to draw conclusions from that about whether or not or why the climate is changing.