Spring weather outlook for U.S.

Posted at 8:30 AM, Feb 16, 2012
and last updated 2012-02-25 01:34:30-05

The three-month temperature and precipitation outlook is out from the Climate Prediction Center, showing a continued warmer-than-average trend for Virginia that has persisted all Winter. It looks likely to continue into our Spring as La Nina gradually weakens in the equatorial Pacific. ENSO Neutral conditions should be reached by this Summer.
Here’s the temperature outlook for Spring (March, April, & May):

Here’s the precipitation outlook for Spring (March, April, & May):

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