Monsoon or "nonsoon" this summer?
I want to immediately couch this post as a post that contains quite a bit of uncertainty. However, it's time to take a stab at a forecast that involves whether or not we monsoon this summer. The map below adeptly explains what are referring to , when we talk about the monsoon. The past couple of summers, we have largely missed out on the monsoon. The maps below show how dry the past two July/August periods have been, which is the core of the "monsoon season" for the Southwest US. 2019 July-Aug