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NOAA monthly climate call: Thursday, November 17

Experts recap October and provide outlooks through February for the U.S.
Audio from the November 17, 2016 monthly climate call is posted to the "related resources" section below.
November 15, 2016
Climate collage.

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.

WHEN:
Thursday, November 17, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET (USA)
 

WHO:
- 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
 

WHAT:
Conference call (slides will accompany call, see below)

-  Presentations

-  Questions and Answers
 

HOW:
1. Dial into the conference call

2. View slides at http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/briefingsoffsite link (available approximately one hour before teleconference)
 

MEDIA CONTACT:

Katy Matthews, 828-257-3136 

Brady Phillips, 202-407-1298 
 

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