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2012 February

Simply Uncertain

The physical climate model is like a telescope into the future; it provides actionable knowledge the Earth will warm, ice will melt, sea level will rise, and the weather will change. As the models improve, that future comes into more and more focus.

RickyRood, • 7:10 AM GMT on February 21, 2012

Using Predictions to Plan: Case Study – La Nina and the Missouri River (2)

The purpose of this series of articles is to explore how we might use model predictions and projections to plan better for extreme events. It is a mix of seasonal climate prediction and decadal-to-centennial climate projections. What I want to do is to translate information from observational studies and model predictions and make that information usable by someone.

RickyRood, • 5:47 AM GMT on February 10, 2012