May Outlook: The Cool Temperatures Continue

The cool pattern that has been in place since around Thanksgiving is likely to persist through much of May.

There are also indications May could end up wet, continuing off the wet April.

Potential Impacts:

  • Delays in planting agricultural land
  • Need to keep a close watch for frost, especially central Wisconsin

     Temperature

    February temperatures from the CFS model

    One climate forecasting model depiction

    Blue and Purple colors reflect increasingly below normal

    Orange and Red colors reflect increasingly above normal

    Precipitation

    February precipitation from the CFS model

    One climate forecasting model depiction

    Orange and Red colors reflect increasingly below normal

    Green and Blue colors reflect increasingly above normal

     

    Temperature Outlooks from the Climate Prediction Center
    6 to 10 day outlook  8 to 14 day outlook february temp outlook 
    6 to 10 day outlook 8 to 14 day outlook May

 



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