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CPC November Outlook

(Yes, this is late.  So, I’ll give you an update on where we stand halfway through the month.) Here are the temperature (above) and precipitation (below) outlooks from the CPC for the month of November: The basic highlights are warmth … Continue reading

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CPC Review: October 2012

Once again, we review how the CPC monthly outlook performed.  We’ll begin by looking at the temperature outlook.  Recall, that on the last day in September, the CPC changed their temperature outlook dramatically, resulting in this: Here’s what actually happened: … Continue reading

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CPC Review: September 2012

Let’s remind ourselves of the CPC outlook for temperature and precipitation for the month of September: I’ll start with the precipitation outlook first.  Below is the NCDC map for precipitation for the month of September.

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CPC October 2012 Outlook: Change That Tune

Up until today, the Climate Prediction Center’s temperature outlook for October looked quite similar to their September outlook.  Much of the country was projected to have at least a 33% chance of above normal temperatures.  I went to grab the … Continue reading

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September 2012 Weather Outlook

Yes, I acknowledge it’s September 19th and this is rather late.  It’s been a busy few weeks. Let’s get right to it.  Here’s the CPC outlook for temperatures in the US during September: Similar to August, the CPC projects a … Continue reading

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August 2012 in Review

Before reviewing August 2012, let’s look back at the monthly temperature outlook from the Climate Prediction Center: As you can see, the CPC projected below normal temperatures in the extreme northwest of the lower 48 while nearly 90% of the … Continue reading

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Hot Summer Forecast to End with (Relative) Cold Stretch (UPDATED)

After a dry and warm start to Summer in June, the following month managed to set the record for the hottest July in recorded US history.  Most Americans living east of the Rockies don’t need charts, graphs, maps, or numbers … Continue reading

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