October 06 2006

Bienvenidos El Niño

by Surfrider Foundation

Typical El Niño effects are likely to develop over North America during the upcoming winter season, including warmer-than-average temperatures over western and central Canada, and over the western and northern United States, wetter-than-average conditions over portions of the U.S. Gulf Coast and Florida, and drier-than-average conditions in the Ohio Valley and the Pacific Northwest.

Chris Farley, an El Niño expert, describes the phenomenon.


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