Tonight’s long range pattern outlook focuses on the first half of November, regarding the medium range pattern and the warmer pattern developing, along with the November outlook. The final winter outlook will be posted towards late November.
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“Long Range Pattern Outlooks” are short discussions focusing on the pattern near and beyond the seven day range, regarding where temperatures and precipitation may end up compared to average, occasionally including hints of the longer range beyond the 2-3 week range. Pattern outlooks are usually issued weekly, unless a significant weather event happens in which case they may be delayed or cancelled for that week.
Expected Pattern Teleconnections:
NAO – positive; becoming neutral mid month
AO – positive; becoming neutral mid month
EPO – negative; becoming neutral mid month