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Blog Index

Thursday, July 18, 2019
The Land Information System (LIS) software framework is now hosted at and distributed from GitHub. The GitHub management of the code replaces the Subversion code management and the tarball distribution of the code from the LIS website.
Friday, December 7, 2018
List of presentations/posters with times/locations
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Contributions to the FEWS NET Seasonal Forecast Review Technical Discussion and background on the Forecasting in Africa and the Middle East (FAME) project.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
A discussion on the possibility of 'flash drought' conditions in the DC area in July 2018, using NLDAS datasets and other drought products.
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
FEWS NET researchers at NASA, NOAA, USGS and USAID have been using products from the NASA LIS team to track record low snowfall conditions and above average temperatures across Afghanistan.
Friday, January 5, 2018
List of presentations/posters with times/locations
Thursday, December 7, 2017
List of presentations/posters with times/locations
Friday, August 11, 2017
The LIS team hosted several summer interns in 2017 to work on adding new capabilities to the LIS software framework and to participate in studies using LIS-generated datasets.
Thursday, July 13, 2017
NLDAS soil moisture anomalies are one of the inputs used for the new QuickDRI drought index, which is used to monitor rapidly-changing drought conditions.
Monday, March 13, 2017
NLDAS datasets are used to view precipitation, temperature, soil moisture, and snow over the U.S. during the winter of 2016-2017, showing warm and dry in the East and wet and snowy in the West.
Thursday, February 9, 2017

FLDAS datasets are used to view an extreme snow event that caused fatal avalanches in Afghanistan in February 2017.

Monday, January 23, 2017
List of presentations/posters with times/locations