With La Niña conditions present across the equatorial Pacific - La Niña is expected to continue through the Northern Hemisphere winter 2011-12. This will create much drier and warmer conditions than normal across western and north central Nebraska, especially during the beginning of January.

La Niña Winter Patterns
(Typical winter patterns during La Niña episodes)
January 1st to January 7th, 2012 Temperature Probability Map
(January 1st to January 7th Temperature Probability Outlook above)
Precipitation Probability Outlook from January 1st to January 7th, 2012)
(Precipitation Probability Outlook for January 1st to January 7th, 2012 above)

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Surface Pressures and Frontal Positions
for the next 7 days

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Steve Carmel

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