09/20/2019, 7:51 am EST

Imelda Flooding & Why It Happened

The combination of long duration of vividly effective dynamic forcing to produce extreme rainfall caused yet another historic rainfall episode in southeast Texas.
09/16/2019, 12:02 pm EST

ENSO In Neutral Phase; A La Nina Trend

The equatorial East Pacific surface and subsurface is cooling steadily. The East-central to far eastern equatorial Pacific surface has cooled to below normal. The subsurface East Pacific equatorial region has also cooled. Neutral ENSO is in-place but the short-term trend is toward La Nina.
09/10/2019, 7:47 am EST

Northeast Russia, South Africa and Australian drought is strongest. Brazil turning drier.

During the past 3 months across the globe there were 18 regions of drier soil moisture conditions compare to only 8 wetter regimes.
09/06/2019, 5:55 am EST

A Warm Autumn for Canada

Autumn 2019 looks warm across Canada according to the latest 90-day outlook from the Canadian Meteorological Center. The catalyst to the warm forecast is the exceptionally warm ocean surface surrounding North America.