NOAA monthly climate call: April 18

Experts recap March and provide outlooks through July
Audio from the April 18, 2019 monthly climate call is posted to the "resources" section below.
April 16, 2019
A collage of typical climate and weather-related events: heatwaves, drought, hurricanes, wildfires and changes in sea ice coverage.

On Thursday, climate and weather experts will discuss key findings from NOAA's U.S. and global climate analyses for March, as well as the latest U.S. seasonal outlooks for temperature, precipitation and drought through July. In addition, an expert will also provide an overview of the impacts of recent storms and flooding in the Plains.

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

- Deke Arndt, Chief, Monitoring Section, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information

- Martha Shulski, State Climatologist, University of Nebraska at Lincoln 

- Dan Collins, Seasonal Forecaster, NOAA Climate Prediction Center

Conference Call (slides will accompany call, see below)

-  Presentations

-  Questions and Answers

1. Dial into the conference call

  • 888-456-0335 U.S./Canada (toll-free)
  • 1-517-308-9343 International (toll)
  • Passcode: "CLIMATE"

 2. View slides (available approximately 30 minutes before teleconference). 

Following the call, an audio file will be posted within 90 minutes to this advisory.



Media contacts

Lauren Gaches, 301-683-1327 
John Leslie, 301-713-0214