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HOME > Outlooks > Monthly to Seasonal Outlooks > Long Lead Outlook Realease Schedule
 
Long-Lead Forecast Release Schedule for 2018
 
Fcst # Release Date Inclusive Seasons Fcst Month
1/2018 21 Dec 2017 JFM 2018 - JFM 2019 Jan 2018
2 18 Jan 2018 FMA 2018 - FMA 2019 Feb 2018
3 15 Feb 2018 MAM 2018 - MAM 2019 Mar 2018
4 15 Mar 2018 AMJ 2018 - AMJ 2019 Apr 2018
5 19 Apr 2018 MJJ 2018 - MJJ 2019 May 2018
6 17 May 2018 JJA 2018 - JJA 2019 Jun 2018
7 21 Jun 2018 JAS 2018 - JAS 2019 Jul 2018
8 19 Jul 2018 ASO 2018 - ASO 2019 Aug 2018
9 16 Aug 2018 SON 2018 - SON 2019 Sep 2018
10 20 Sep 2018 OND 2018 - OND 2019 Oct 2018
11 18 Oct 2018 NDJ 2018 - NDJ 2019 Nov 2018
12 15 Nov 2018 DJF 2018 - DJF 2019 Dec 2018
1/2019 20 Dec 2018 JFM 2019 - JFM 2020 Jan 2019

Forecasts are released on the third Thursday of the month, which varies from as early as the 15th to as late as the 21st, depending on the calendar. While the forecast is generally released and available on the WWW around 8:30 AM Eastern Time on a scheduled release date, users are reminded that the Internet is not recommeded for time-critical applications as it is not maintained by the National Weather Service as an operationally dependable distribution venue.


The schedule for 2019 will be released on or about Dec 15, 2018.

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