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“El Niño”

Nov 17, 2015 02:04 PM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
High winds, hail and tornadoes threaten the Southern Plains and Gulf Coast again this week. Continue reading →
Oct 22, 2015 09:50 AM ET // Emily Sohn
The arrival of El Nino cycles doubles the of risk for civil war in tropical countries, studies have found.
Sep 28, 2015 06:08 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Extreme fluctuations are likely to double by the end of the 21st century, with potentially catastrophic results. Continue reading →
Sep 22, 2015 09:57 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Slash-and-burn practices combine with El Niño to create an air-pollution crisis in one of the world's most populous countries. Continue reading →
Sep 21, 2015 02:15 PM ET // Brian Kahn, Climate Central
For the second time in as many weeks, the Southwest is facing a major threat of flash flooding as more rain comes up from the tropics. Continue reading →
Sep 2, 2015 04:34 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
This year's El Niño is historically powerful, after unprecedented changes related to global warming, according to the World Meteorological Organization. Continue reading →
Aug 18, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell,
It's been a wild 2015 for United States weather, and more changes are afoot when El Niño takes hold in the Pacific, NASA said. Continue reading →
Jul 25, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Andrea Thompson, Climate Central
While the current El Nino could rival that of 1997, that doesn't mean the U.S. impacts will be the same. Continue reading →
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