NOAA monthly climate call: Thursday, November 17
On Thursday, climate and weather experts will discuss key findings from NOAA's October U.S. and global climate analyses, as well as the latest forecast for La Niña and how that may influence temperature and precipitation through winter (December through February). In addition, an expert will discuss the record warm conditions experienced by Alaska this year.
Thursday, November 17, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET (USA)
- Jessica Blunden, climate scientist, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information-Climate Monitoring Branch
- Rick Thoman, climate science and services manager, NOAA National Weather Service Alaska Region
- Stephen Baxter, meteorologist and seasonal forecaster, NOAA Climate Prediction Center-Operational Prediction Branch
Conference call (slides will accompany call, see below)
- Questions and Answers
1. Dial into the conference call
2. View slides at http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/
Katy Matthews, 828-257-3136
Brady Phillips, 202-407-1298
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information climate reports recapping October 2016:
otc/summary-info/global/201610offsite link (Global) (not available until Nov. 17. at 11:00 AM ET)
NOAA Climate Prediction Center outlooks & assessments: http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.govoffsite link
U.S. Drought Portal: http://www.drought.govoffsite link
NOAA El Niño/La Niña page:https://www.climate.
NOAA Climate Portal: http://www.climate.govoffsite link
Upcoming NOAA climate monitoring reports: http://www.ncdc.noaa.
gov/monitoring-references/dyk/ monthly-releasesoffsite link