NOAA Winter Outlook 2016-17
Oct 20, 2016
NOAA released its Winter Outlook for 2016-17 this morning. Their outlook is based on the development of a weak La Niña, suggesting a drier and warmer winter is favored over the southern tier of states, while cooler and wetter than normal is favored across much of the northern tier. However, NOAA suggests that their confidence is not very high, as the La Niña signal is not strong.
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Nov 29, 2017
Winters are warming across the U.S., and in some locations, the warming is dramatic. The Northern Plains, Great Lakes, and the Northeast are warming the fastest, while warming is taking place at a slower rate in the western U.S.
Jan 25, 2017
These are the problems with winter warming.