1998 was a very warm year in 2001 the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change made published a report: http://www.ipcc.ch/ipccreports/tar/wg1/pdf/WG1_TAR-FRONT.PDF
With the following prediction for temperature on page 70. I have added the rough line until today, compared to the median prediction. We are still in the range the IPCC predicted, but just. Catastrophic anthropogenic global warming (AGW) might not be happening?
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