El Nino http://nwpr.org en Long, Warm Summer On Tap According To Weather Service Outlook http://nwpr.org/post/long-warm-summer-tap-according-weather-service-outlook <p>The&nbsp;supercomputers&nbsp;at the Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center have crunched long-term trends to produce an outlook for June, July and August. For most of the Northwest, the forecast gives a strong probability of above-normal temperatures.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 00:14:11 +0000 Tom Banse 46303 at http://nwpr.org Long, Warm Summer On Tap According To Weather Service Outlook Forecast Predicts Drier Than Normal Winter For Northwest http://nwpr.org/post/forecast-predicts-drier-normal-winter-northwest <p>Rain may be in the forecast for much of the region tonight and tomorrow, but the Northwest is in for a drier than normal winter. That's according to an updated long-term forecast released Thursday by the National Weather Service. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 23:45:25 +0000 Tom Banse 16979 at http://nwpr.org Forecast Predicts Drier Than Normal Winter For Northwest Northwest Skiers Bank On Early Forecasts Being Wrong http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-skiers-bank-early-forecasts-being-wrong <p>Weather forecasters say the current dry spell in the Northwest may turn into a dry winter. But the region’s ski areas aren’t buying it. They’re banking on enough snowfall for winter sports. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 22:59:10 +0000 Jessica Robinson 16422 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Skiers Bank On Early Forecasts Being Wrong