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El Nino Articles
First Snow: Polish the Skis and Snowboards
November opened with cool temperatures and good snow in the West. That whoop you are hearing is all...
The Old Farmer's Almanac and NOAA Predict a Less Severe Winter
Like clockwork, the weather forecasters at NOAA have released an update for their annual winter...
El Niño and La Niña
El Niño and La Niña are two faces of a large weather phenomenon. Here are a few frequently asked...
Teleconnections and Oscillations
Sometimes there is a change in Earth’s atmosphere or oceans that disrupts typical weather patterns...
Bye, Bye El Niño
Good bye Boy. The El Niño is on its way out. It brought more rain in some areas plus lower summer...
El Niño – Will It Get Stronger or Weaker?
The El Niño is fading away! Yay! Considering the horrible weather that it brought, that’s a good ...
El Niño Weather and Wolves
For the first time in 91 years, wild wolves are in California. Scientists told people to expect...
The Soggy Ring of Fire
“And it rains, rains, rains, That ring of fire, that ring of fire.” If you love country music, the...
Peek-A-Boo El Niño
California is in a horrible drought. Everyone was relieved last winter when they were told that...
One More Time! The Troubles with Predicting El Niño
It was so-o-o easy. Scientists would predict an El Niño. Boom—three months later, the El Niño would...
El Niño: A Pack of Predictions
El Niño is coming! It’s going to be HUGE! No, it’s dying! No, it’s coming but it will be weak!...
Salads and Chocolate: The El Niño Effect
With the rising price of salads, it’s harder to eat healthy. Here’s some good news—El Niño is ...
Hot, Hot, Hot: The Changing Pacific
The Tropical Pacific is thousands of miles away from the chilly Midwest. Despite the distance, the...
Dreaming of El Niño Winter
I promised several readers last week that I would write about winter. There is nothing like a heat...
An August El Niño?
Today’s blog will be short and sweet. Do you want cooler temperatures and more rain? It may be ...
El Nino to the Rescue?
For the first time on record, both the Atlantic and the East Pacific have had tropical storms form...