Use of Temperature to Improve West Nile Virus Forecasts

Jeffrey L Shaman1, Nicholas DeFelice2, Zachary Schneider2, Eliza Little2, Chris Barker3, Kevin Caillouet4, Scott Campbell5, Dan Damian6, Patrick Irwin7, Herff Jones8 and John Townsend6, (1)Columbia University of New York, New York, NY, United States, (2)Columbia University, New York, NY, United States, (3)UC Davis, Davis, United States, (4)St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District, Slidell, United States, (5)Suffolk County Department of Health Services, Yaphank, United States, (6)Maricopa County Environmental Services Department, Phoenix, United States, (7)Northwest Mosquito Abatement District, Wheeling, United States, (8)Iberia Parish Mosquito Abatement District, New Iberia, United States