NOAA Monthly Climate Teleconference: May 2013

NOAA experts recap May, provide climate outlooks through September, and discuss drought in the U.S.

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On Thursday, climate and weather experts will be available to discuss key findings from NOAA's May U.S. climate report, and the three-month (seasonal) temperature, precipitation and drought outlooks. Additionally, a climatologist with the National Drought Mitigation Center will provide a summary of U.S. drought conditions and impacts.


Thursday, June 20, 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. ET


  • Deke Arndt, chief, climate monitoring branch, NOAA's National Climatic Data Center
  • Mark Svoboda, climatologist, National Drought Mitigation Center
  • Jon Gottschalck, head of forecast operations, NOAA's Climate Prediction Center


Conference call (slides will accompany call, see below)

  • Presentations
  • Questions and Answers


1. Dial into the conference call: 1-888-324-7209; PASSCODE: "CLIMATE"

2. View slides at: (available approximately one hour before the teleconference)

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Posted: June 18, 2013