May 14, 2020

Pack your thermos of coffee and pop a tape in the cassette deck... we're going to tour some roadside attractions, ENSO-style.

April 30, 2020

Burning fossil fuels releases both greenhouse gases and tiny particles called aerosols, which have a push-pull impact on the strength of hurricanes. 

March 12, 2020

Our blogger discusses current conditions in the tropical Pacific and why forecasters favor ENSO-neutral through the summer.

February 13, 2020

The surface of the tropical Pacific has been warmer than average for a few months now, but ENSO-neutral conditions are still in place. Our blogger takes a journey into the mind of an ENSO forecaster. It’s her own mind, but that still counts.

January 9, 2020

The tropical Pacific has been warmer than average for a few months now, but forecasters favor ENSO-neutral through the spring.

December 23, 2019

Some oceanic and atmospheric patterns can give us an early heads-up that El Niño might be on its way.

November 14, 2019

While ENSO-neutral conditions are expected to continue through the winter,  some other climate patterns are out and about in the neighborhood.

October 10, 2019

ENSO-neutral conditions are likely to remain through the fall. What’s going on in the tropical Pacific? While we’re at it, what’s going on with the Atlantic hurricane season?

September 12, 2019

The tropical Pacific Ocean may be ENSO-neutral, but there are still plenty of climate-and-weather topics to talk about.

July 11, 2019

El Niño conditions are likely to transition to neutral within a month or two. What’s in store for the rest of 2019?