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Drought Indices
Standardized Precipitation Index Outlooks
ICs: 01Aug2022
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SPI 6 month Ensemble Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month CFSv2 Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month GFDL Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month NASA Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month NCAR Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month CanCM4i Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month GEM_NEMO Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 1
SPI 6 month Ensemble Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month CFSv2 Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month GFDL Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month NASA Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month NCAR Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month CanCM4i Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month GEM_NEMO Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 2
SPI 6 month Ensemble Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month CFSv2 Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month GFDL Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month NASA Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month NCAR Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month CanCM4i Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
SPI 6 month GEM_NEMO Standardized Precipitation Index Outlook Lead 3
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Month-1 FCST:        
Month-2 FCST:
Month-3 FCST:
Notes about this product:
  • Drought classification: D1 -0.8 > SPI > -1.2; D2 -1.3 > SPI > -1.5; D3 -1.6 > SPI > -1.9; and D4 SPI < -2
  • Data Source: National Multi-Model Ensemble (NMME)
  • GeoTIFF: Undefined value is -999.
  • Month-1 forecasts are monthly-mean forecasts for the month the same as the initial conditions (ICs). Month-2 forecasts are monthly-mean forecasts for the month after the ICs. For example, for ICs of 1-5 Jan 2013, month-1 forecasts are monthly-mean forecasts for Jan 2013 and month-2 forecasts are forecasts for Feb 2013.
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Author: L. Gwen Chen (lichuan.chen@noaa.gov)



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