July 14, 2009: the hottest day in the UAH database. Records go back to 1998, which by some accounts was the hottest year on record (other accounts say 2005). The new El Nino kicking in?
H/T renowned climate researcher and skeptic Roger Pielke Jr., who says "...it does portend an end to the debate over global "cooling"."
Update: Irony of ironies-- the UAH web-page is authored by Dr. Roy Spencer.