Drought Monitoring and Hydrologic Forecasting with VIC

Drought Forecast Verifications

As of 201205, all the CFS forecasts have been switched to CFSv2.

Available period: 200806 200807 200808 200809 200810 200811 200902 200903 200904 200905 200906 200907 201005 201006 201007 201008 201009 201010 201011 201012 201101 201102 201103 201104 201105 201106 201107 201108 201109 201110 201111 201112 201201 201202 201203 201204 201205 201206 201207 201208 201209 201210 201211 201212 201301 201302 201303 201304 201305 201306 201307 201308 201309 201310 201311 201312 201401 201402 201403 201404 201405 201406 201407 201408 201409 201502 201503 201504 201505 201506 201507 201510

How to read these maps

Initial Condition Map

Forecast Maps

Target MonthCFS-based Forecast (full) released on 201510CFS-based Forecast (most likely) released on 201510CPC Outlook-based Forecast released on 201510ESP Forecast released on 201510Nowcast (monthly mean)
Initial condition
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