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Seasonal Forecasts - Aug 2022 | CLIMAS

 SW Climate Outlook

Seasonal Forecasts - Aug 2022

Seasonal Forecasts - Aug 2022

Precipitation Forecasts: The IRI outlook for Sept-Nov calls for increased chances of below average precipitation in most of New Mexico and Arizona (Fig. 7a). The NOAA-CPC outlook for Sept-Nov calls for increased chances of below average precipitation in New Mexico and northern Arizona (Fig. 8a). The Sept outlook calls for increased chances of above average precipitation in southern Arizona (Fig. 9).

Temperature Forecasts: The IRI outlook for Sept-Nov calls for increased chances of above average temperatures across most of the Southwest (Fig. 7b). The NOAA-CPC outlook for Sept-Nov calls for increased chances of above average temperatures across the Southwest (Fig. 8b).


Online Resources

  • Figure 7 - Intl. Research Institute for Climate and Society - iri.columbia.edu
  • Figures 8-9 - NOAA Climate Prediction Center - cpc.ncep.noaa.gov