COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Elusive El Niño arrives: Forecasters predict it will stay weak, have little influence on weather and climate
Description: The long-anticipated El Niño has finally arrived, according to forecasters with NOAA's Climate Prediction Center. Due to the weak strength of the El Niño, widespread or significant global weather pattern impacts are not anticipated. However, certain impacts often associated with El Niño may appear this spring in parts of the Northern Hemisphere, such as wetter-than-normal conditions along the U.S. Gulf Coast. [Source: NOAA News]
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Source: NOAA News
Publish Date: 3/5/2015
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