11/07/2019: Hanoi, Viet Nam

  • People Trained: 12
  • Trainers: Simon Mason, Bradfield Lyon
  • Expertise: CPT

This training covered approaches to drought forecasting, including a recap of canonical correlation (CCA), interpretation (statistical forecasting, Global Climate Models downscaling), model validation and forecast verification (Climate Prediction Tool (CPT)’s probabilistic forecast verification), a recap of drought forecast training provided in April 2019 (concept, forecasting system), drought prediction using CPT, and weather within season climate forecast (wet/dry/cold spells, heatwave etc.).