NOAA monthly climate call: Thursday, Dec. 17

Experts recap November, provide climate outlooks through March, and discuss recent precipitation events in the Pacific Northwest Listen now:
December 15, 2015

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On Thursday, climate and weather experts will be available to discuss key findings from NOAA's November U.S. & global climate analyses, as well as discuss the latest forecast for El Niño and how that may influence temperature and precipitation this winter. In addition, experts will discuss recent precipitation events in the Pacific Northwest.


Thursday, December 17, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET


Jake Crouch, climate scientist, NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information-Climate Monitoring Branch

Dr. Nick Bond, Washington state climatologist, Joint Institute for the Study Atmosphere and Ocean, University of Washington

Dr. Stephen Baxter, seasonal forecaster, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center-Operational Prediction Branch


Conference call (slides will accompany call, see below)

  • Presentations
  • Questions and Answers

1. Dial into the conference call: 
1-800-988-9463 U.S./Canada (toll-free)
1-773-756-4634 International (toll)
Passcode: "CLIMATE

2. View slides at (available approximately one hour before teleconference)


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