Red Cross/ Red Crescent Climate Centre

La Niña 18 November 2010 update

24/11/2010 - by IRI & RC/RC Climate Centre

Please find here updated information on the regional impacts of the current La Niña, based on the November 18th update of IRI’s seasonal forecast for December 2010 – February 2011. In most regions, unusual rainfall patterns related to this La Niña event are forecast to persist into the early months of 2011. Thus it is recommended to continue monitoring seasonal forecasts on a monthly basis for updates. IRI’s next forecast update is scheduled for 16 December, 2010 and can be found at:

The part concerning the Americas can be downloaded in Spanish here.