NOAA monthly U.S., global climate report call: November 18

A collage of typical climate and weather-related events: heatwaves, drought, hurricanes, wildfires and changes in sea ice coverage.
A collage of typical climate and weather-related events: heatwaves, drought, hurricanes, wildfires and changes in sea ice coverage. (NOAA)
Resources

Audio file

Audio file of October 18, 2021, NOAA U.S. Climate Normals update call with reporter.

On Thursday, climate and weather experts will discuss key findings from NOAA's U.S. and global climate analyses for October, the latest El Niño/La Niña update, and the U.S. seasonal outlooks for temperature, precipitation and drought for the next three months. An expert from the Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes will also provide a review of the exceptional atmospheric river event that brought record rainfall and triggered multiple landslides across parts of California last month.

WHEN

Thursday, November 18, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET (USA)

WHO

  • Ahira Sánchez-Lugo, climatologist, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
  • Ally Cobb, Ph.D., research meteorologist, Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Johnna Infanti, Ph.D., meteorologist, NOAA Climate Prediction Center

WHAT

  • Conference Call (slides will accompany call, see below)
  • Presentations
  • Questions and Answers

HOW

1. Dial into the conference call:

  • 888-946-7209 U.S./Canada (toll-free)
  • 1-630-395-0280 International (toll)
  • Verbal passcode: CLIMATE

2. View slides at http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/briefings (available approximately 30 minutes before teleconference).
 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information climate reports recapping October 2021: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/national/202110 (U.S.)

https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/sotc/global/202110 (Global)

NOAA Climate Prediction Center outlooks & assessments: https://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov

NOAA El Niño/La Niña page: https://www.climate.gov/enso

NOAA Climate Portal: https://www.climate.gov

Upcoming NOAA climate monitoring reports: https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/monitoring-references/dyk/monthly-releases

Media contact

John Bateman, john.jones-bateman@noaa.gov, 202-424-0929

Resources

Audio file

Audio file of October 18, 2021, NOAA U.S. Climate Normals update call with reporter.