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12/05/2019, 9:21 am EST

Surprising wetter soil moisture anomalies Interior East Australia

The updated Australia soil moisture analysis for November 2019 identifies a surprising wet change for Interior East Australia centered on northwest New South Wales. Harsh drought continues in eastern New South Wales.
12/03/2019, 2:58 pm EST

Recent Snowy November Does Not Mean Following Cold Winter

Most of the last 10 winter seasons have been warm to much warmer than normal across the U.S. and the majority have been preceeded by above normal North American snow cover observed in November.
11/29/2019, 8:19 am EST

An Update on Australian Drought

The amount of rainfall to take the Australian drought out of the 10th driest percentile is a whopping 2 to 4 times normal across much of Eastern Australia.
11/21/2019, 11:33 am EST

Comparing U.S. Climate Forecasts

A comparison betwen the constructed analog forecast produced by Climate Impact Company and the probabilistic climate forecast issued by NOAA/CPC for winter, spring and summer ahead.
11/14/2019, 8:17 am EST

Two Climate Alerts: +IOD Begins to Fade; Stratospheric Warming Ahead

Two climate alerts are issued. The positive phase of the Indian Ocean Dipole causing the Australian drought is beginning to ease increasing risk of returning beneficial rainfall late rthis summer season. A stratospheric warming event initiates in 10 days over Alaska and could cause an arctic outbreak in North America in early December.