What will the winter be like?

The Big Picture
The upcoming winter will be highlighted by a strong  La Nina pattern which will bring colder than normal temperatures to the upper Midwest and above normal temperatures across the mid Mississippi Valley and South. 

The Local Area
Typically under these conditions, in the local area we experience colder weather and near to above normal snowfall, particularly during the January to March period.


More Information

  • Click HERE for the official Climate Prediction Center's winter outlook for the nation.
  • Click HERE for the winter outlook for Dec-Feb 2010-11 and HERE for Feb-Apr 2011.
  • Click HERE for more information about La Nina.



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