People have it drummed into them these days that any bad weather is a result of climate change. But weather is intrinsically variable and none of the dupes think to check history for other instances of similar bad weather. The statistics would surprise them. There is a long history of weather catastrophes. Tony Heller has documented a lot of it
When a patient in her 70s came into the emergency department at Kootenay Lake Hospital in Nelson, B.C., Dr. Kyle Merritt had no idea hundreds of people were dying of heat across the province.