What will Wichita’s winter be like?

The answer to that question depends on who’s doing the talking.

Here are a series of maps showing what various agencies are predicting for the coming winter. The Farmers Almanac claims an accuracy rate of 80 percent, though a review of last year’s forecast by Golden Gate Weather Services suggests the publication whiffed rather badly.

The next map is the outlook provided by AccuWeather, while the next two come from NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center.