Winter in the US has been bitterly cold. But has it been colder than expected? According to the Climate Prediction Centre, yes. It was predicted back in November that temperatures for the winter would be above average.
The winter that no one saw coming
Predictions are made based upon data received from the Climate Prediction Centre:
It is said that we should not trust the weatherman, so should we give data collected by the CPC much credence?
How are short and long term weather forecasts different?
What factors can affect the actual temperature?