stuartcr: “Is there more rain due to warming and melting of ice?” ?????
Ice has not melted!>>>>
Sea Ice - June 2009
The global sea ice anomaly in June 2009 remained positive. Over the 1979-2009 period, there is zero trend in global sea ice anomaly, with a SH increasing trend offsetting a NH decreasing trend. June 2009 NH anomaly was not remarkable.
[see graphs and stuff here: http://www.climateaudit.org/?p=6547