NOAA monthly climate call: June 20

Experts recap May and provide outlooks through September
Audio from June 20, 2019, monthly climate call is posted to the "resources" section below.
June 18, 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 May, as well as the latest U.S. seasonal outlooks for temperature, precipitation, and drought through September. In addition, an expert will also provide an overview of the impacts of recent weather across the U.S. on the infrastructure surrounding the Mississippi River Valley.

Thursday, June 20, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET (USA)

- Ahira Sánchez-Lugo, Climate Scientist, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
- Andy Ashley, Deputy Chief, Watershed Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mississippi Valley Division
- Matthew Rosencrans, Meteorologist, NOAA Climate Prediction Center

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

1. Dial into the conference call
800-857-9810 U.S./Canada (toll-free)
1-212-519-0812 International (toll)
Passcode: "CLIMATE"

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

Following the call, an audio file will be posted within approximately 90 minutes at


Media contact
Lauren Gaches, 301-683-1327