02/06/2019, 2:38 pm EST

Introducing Atmospheric River Index

Quantifying the influence of Madden Julian oscillation on West Coast extreme precipitation events is the atmospheric river index produced by Scripps.
02/04/2019, 1:48 pm EST

Early 2019 ENSO Trend is Away from El Nino, But…

ENSO is now in neutral phase. However, resurgent warming has appeared near the Dateline. If that warmth shifts eastward which is likely then another El Nino onset risk redevelops during upcoming spring season.
01/30/2019, 5:45 pm EST

Emerging warm SSTA in the middle latitude southern hemisphere

Rapid development of warm SSTA in the middle latitude southern hemisphere is well correlated to searing heat and drought in Australia and Brazil.
01/29/2019, 3:07 pm EST

February Snowstorms Follow Early Next Week’s Brief Warm-up

After the historical frigid outbreak of the next few days Midwest to Northeast U.S. a stunning warm reversal emerges early next week. However, snowstorms will follow ushering in more cold well into February.