NOAA Monthly Climate Webinar: August 2012

Experts look back at July, make predictions for the next three months, and review the drought impacts in the Midwest


On Thursday, NOAA climate and weather experts will review key findings from NOAA's U.S. and global climate reports for the month of July, provide a temperature and precipation outlook through November, and discuss the U.S. hazards outlook for the next two weeks. Additionally,the Illinois State Climatologist will be available to discuss drought impacts in the Midwest.  


  • Jake Crouch, climatologist, NOAA's National Climatic Data Center
  • Ed O'Lenic, Operations Branch Chief, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center
  • Dr. Jim Angel, State Climatologist, Illinois State Water Survey Prairie Research Institute & Univ. of Illinois Urbana-Champaign


Webinar & conference call


Thursday, August 16, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET

  • Presentations
  • Questions and Answers


1. To Join the Webinar, copy or paste the following link to a browser:

2. Click on the "Monthly CPC/NCDC Climate Update"

3. In the "Join Event Now" box on the right, enter your first name, last name, e-mail address, and the event password "Aug2012".  Click "Join Now".

4. To hear the audio or to join the teleconference only, the call-in toll number for the US/Canada is:+1-408-600-3600, Access code: 991 886 510

About one hour before the webinar, a PDF of the presentation will be posted to:

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Posted: August 14, 2012