Hear a fantastic Nasa simulation.
At same time, we see the clouds following the same lines.
In terms of heat effect, the ratio of ocean to cloud is the same as that of cloud to carbon - many factors of 10.
In fact, the only thing to ever disturb the satellite-determined temperature was a big El Nino. (and a volcano)
The dog is active, and any carbon signal (if it even exists) gets buried in the noise.
In summary, we now live in a world that doesn't believe in physics, but physics believes in the world, and sometimes comes back at ya!
End of series.