Canadian Meteorological Center Issues New Seasonal Forecast
Fig. 1-2: The Canadian Meteorological Center issues a new seasonal temperature and precipitation probability forecast for SEP/OCT/NOV 2018.
Discussion: The Canadian Meteorological Center issued a new seasonal climate forecast on Aug. 31 valid for SEP/OCT/NOV 2018. The temperature probability forecast indicates a warmer than normal risk over the southern 2/3 of the nation plus the north-central region (Fig. 1). Above normal precipitation risk is issued for south-central portions of Canada and northwestern Canada while dryness is forecast for northern Alberta and Saskatchewan (Fig. 2).