This Is How Hot Philadelphia Will Be in 50 Years

A very scary map.

According to a projection by the US Geological Survey, the temperature of the United States–newsflash!–is going to rise a lot in the next century. Here’s a map of Pennsylvania, where southeastern PA actually fares better than the rest of the state.

Screen Shot 2013-12-16 at 12.57.36 PM


 

And here's an inset of Philly, which is projected to rise 3.3 degrees Celsius in the next 50 years. (About 6 degrees Fahrenheit.)

Screen Shot 2013-12-16 at 12.50.04 PM

 

Click here to play around with the interactive map on your own. h/t Washington Post

  • Al Gore

    Even the kooky one-world leftist government advocates at the UN aren’t projecting a 6 degree increase anywhere.

    What kind of dope would give this nonsense any credibility?