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NOAA monthly climate call: August 16

Experts recap July, provide outlooks through November, and discuss recent heat and wildfires in the West
Audio from the August 16, 2018 monthly climate call is posted to the "resources" section below.
August 14, 2018
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 July U.S. climate analyses, as well as the latest U.S. seasonal outlooks for temperature, precipitation and drought through November. In addition, an expert will discuss recent heat and wildfires in the western U.S.
 

WHEN
Thursday, August 16, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET (USA)

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

- Tim Brown, director, NOAA Western Regional Climate Center

- Dan Collins, seasonal forecaster, NOAA Climate Prediction Center

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

-  Presentations

-  Questions and Answers

HOW
1. Dial into the conference call

  • 888-790-1951 U.S./Canada (toll-free)

  • 1-312-470-7159 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.
 

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