Presentation on theme: "Weather Discussion. March - April - May spring season was 5.2°F above average – the largest temperature departure from average of any season on record."— Presentation transcript:
March - April - May spring season was 5.2°F above average – the largest temperature departure from average of any season on record
Figure 2. Three of the top ten warmest 12-month periods in the contiguous U.S. since 1895 have occurred since April 2011. Image credit: NOAA/NCDC.NOAA/NCDC.
Figure 3. The average temperature during January - May 2012 was the warmest on record: 5°F above the 20th century average for the period, and 1.3°F above the previous record set in 2000. January - May temperatures have been rising at about 1.8°F per century since 1895. Image credit: NOAA/NCDC.
Fewest May Torandoes since 1979
there is a 50% chance that El Nino conditions will develop during the second half of 2012
Radar-estimated rainfall for the Florida Panhandle from this weekend's rain storm. http://tropic.ssec.wisc.edu/real-time/mimic-tpw/natl/main.html
... Report of 27.63 inches of rain in Florida..