SCIPP Documents

Gulf Coast Climate Information Needs Assessment

This report is comprised of surveys that were taken in order to better understand the climate information needs of Gulf Coast region decision makers. SCIPP conducted interviews that were used to assess needs between coastal and inland decision makers, as well as to identify issues facing states and the region as a whole.

Historical Context and Evolution of the 2011 Drought (Sep 29, 2011)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

Hurricanes in a Changing Climate

This presentation provides a summary on general knowledge regarding hurricanes in addition to increased impacts due to climate change.

SCIPP Monitor: January 2013

In this issue:

  • Regional Climate Model Precipitation Simulations
  • Temperature and Precipitation Summaries
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: January 2014

In this issue:

  • The National Climate Assessment and Preparing for Changes in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region
  • What is Wind Chill?
  • Drought Update

SCIPP Monitor: July 2015

In this issue:

  • Organic Emissions and Mercury Deposition: Connections to Agriculture and Biomass Burning and Climate Change
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • NOAA Updates 2015 Hurricane Season Prediction

SCIPP Monitor: July 2016

In this issue:

  • Beyond Averages: Forecasting Seasonal Weather Patterns
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • Lightning Facts and Misconceptions

SCIPP Monitor: June 2016

In this issue:

  • A Personal Viewpoint of SCIPP and Its Success
  • Drought, Temperature, and Precipitation Summaries
  • 2016 Hurricane Season Begins on a Tear

La Nina and Prospects for Extended Drought (Oct 13, 2011)

This is part of the Managing Drought in the Southern Plains Webinar Series.

SCIPP Monitor: March 2014

In this issue:

  • Growing Shale Gas Production Leads to Questions about Methane Leakage: Is It Low Enough to Protect Climate?
  • A Warm Spring is Forecast for Louisiana
  • Drought Update