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Seasonal Forecasts

Seasonal Forecasts

Precipitation Forecasts: The three-month IRI outlook calls for increased chances of normal to above-normal precipitation in Arizona, and normal to below-normal precipitation in New Mexico and northern Mexico, (Fig. 7a). The three-month CPC outlook calls for increased chances of below-normal precipitation across the Southwest (Fig. 8a).

Temperature Forecasts: The three-month IRI outlook calls for increased chances of above-normal temperatures across the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico (Fig. 7b). The three-month CPC outlook calls for increased chances of above-normal temperatures across the Southwest (Fig. 8b).


Online Resources

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