Climate of the Interior West: ENSO Forecasts
DescriptionSample Product
Tropical Pacific and Atlantic SST forecasts.
Forecasts created using linear inverse modeling statistics. Maps of anomalies and time-series at particular geographical regions are available.
Tropical Pacific SST forecast
National Weather Service (NWS)
Official operational forecast of the tropical Pacific showing time series of Niña 3.4 based on forecast using numerical climate models. Other sources of forecasts are compared.
Tropical SST Forecast
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)
Niño-3 SST forecast values from our individual ensemble members (red curves), together with Reynolds' verifying analysis where available (dashed blue curve). Other forecast variables are also available.
ECMWF ENSO Forecasts
NOAA's NCEP Seasonal Climate Anomalies
Predicted up tp 9 month SST anomalies in the equatorial Pacific for different regions and global orecast maps of different variables. From the NCEP coupled forecast system model (CFS03).
NCEP Tropical Pacific SST Forecast
Other ENSO Forecasts
Official and experimental tropical SST forecasts from a variety of sources. For more information on El Niño including references, current conditions and impacts, see the PMEL theme page or the CPC El Niño/La Niña page