3-State Region Project

Temperature

oCurrent Temperature
US plots: Latest weekly, monthly, seasonal, and annual temperature plots for the US. Average temperature, extremes, departure from normal and rankings.Choose type of plot from list.NOAA CPC
Station data: Actual versus normal temperatures for stations in the USChoose the SW and choose the number of days until the present (30,90,365).NOAA CPC
US plots: Latest 24 hourtemperature plot.Plot over US plus other related data.UCAR RAP
US Climate Divisions: Latest monthly Plot of temperatureChoose latest month and either mean or anomaly and then "create plot". Get data.NOAA PSD
Station Values: Table of most recent station values from CPC. Summary of weekly and monthly valuesAn archive of the most recent values is also available.NOAA CPC

oShort-term Forecasts
NWS offices: Clickable map of main forecast offices.Temperature forecasts are available. Each office has it's own format. NOAA NWS
Model output comparisons (Aviation, Eta) 12-96 hours.Temperature is 850mb heights/temperature plot.NOAA PSD
NOAA's Rapid Update Model Forecasts 0-12 hour forecasts.Choose blue RUC2 box on right and then surface temperature/wind. Research forecast to 36 hours also available. Choose red box and then surface temperature/wind.NOAA FSL
NGM Model temperature forecasts: 6-48 hours.NOAA's NGM model productsUnisys
NWS forecasts by state:Colorado, New Mexico, ArizonaChose region from map or pull-down menu.NOAA NWS
NWS forecasts by state:Colorado, New Mexico, ArizonaDifferent selection presentation: Chose from selected regions from pull-down menu.NOAA NWS

oMedium-range Forecasts
Forecasts for 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 days of 850mb height/temperature temperatureFrom the NCEP MRF model. Choose variable from the table.NOAA PSD
Week 2 probability plots of 850mb temperatureChoose temperature from menu on left. Shows likelihood of being below normal, above normal and normal from the NCEP ensemble modelNOAA PSD
6-10 days US temperature forecast.Click on 1st plot (temperature) for legible version.NOAA CPC
8-14 days US temperature forecast.Click on 1st plot (temperature) for legible version.NOAA CPC
6-10 and 8-14 days US temperature text forecast and discussion.Why forecast was made plus some regional discussion.NOAA CPC
10 day temperature outlooks for the US. Other regions and variables available including precipitation and soil moisture.From the NCEP Medium Range forecast modelCOLA

oLong-range Forecasts
Monthly temperature outlook plot and text discussion.Click on top plot for large versionNOAA CPC
Seasonal forecasts (.5 to 12.5 months).Click on title for plot of forecast. Temperature is 1st plot and can be clicked on for larger version. Historic skill of forecast and "normal" values plus an indication of standard deviation, and probability of excedence or likelihood temperature will be above or below normal are also available. A discussion on the meaning of probability is also available.NOAA CPC

oHistoric Data and Plots
Station data: Get/view us station data.Choose timeseries for one station or contour for viewing area at one time.Data generally costs $$. Vast amounts of other datasets and climate information available if you can ever figure out the webpage.
US Climate Division DataObtain climatologies and past data for each of the 344 climate divisions in the US. Choose US Climate Division data, the temperature and climatology..NOAA PSD

oClimatologies
Western States station climate information for Colorado, Arizona and New MexicoChoose favorite city. Left hand column lists various products available including monthly averages and similar statistics, daily averages and historic range, probability of temperature by duration or amount.WRCC
US climate division climatologies.Choose temperature, month (or season) and climatology for type of plot.PSD
US Climate Division ClimatologiesChoose type of plot equals climatology. Climate shown is 1950-1995.
US Climate Division DataObtain climatologies and past data for each of the 344 climate divisions in the US. Choose US Climate Division data, the temperature and climatology..NOAA PSD
NCEP Reanalysis Model ClimatologiesChoose type of plot equals longterm mean. Climate shown is 1968-1995. Many other variables availableNOAA PSD
US Station Climatolgies Shows temperature and temperature throughout a year at 712 stations in the US via a clickable map or a text menu.Output is a plotNOAA PSD

oHistorical Temperature Relationships (e.g. ENSO)
Seasonal Temperature "risk plots" during ENSO events for the USGives historical likelihood of a dry or wet season given an El Nino of La Nina event.NOAA PSD
Correlationsof different atmospheric and oceanic timeseries like the PDO and the AO with temperature in climate divisions over the US.Choose season/month, time range and index timeseries. Shows historic linear relationship.NOAA PSD
Correlations of different atmospheric and oceanic timeseries like the PDO and the AO with model output temperature over the globe or any user defined region.Many Other variables available. Choose season/month, time range and index timeseries. Shows historic linear relationship.NOAA PSD