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Farewell El Nino, It’s La Nina’s Turn to Cause Trouble Now

  • Australia, U.S. weather agencies have issued La Nina watches
  • Climate outlooks show La Nina may develop between June, August
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As El Niño Exits, La Niña Promises Mayhem Worldwide

El Nino has ended.

The tropical Pacific Ocean is in a neutral state and outlooks suggest little chance of indicators returning to El Nino levels, Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology said on its website on Tuesday. That means mid-May marks the end of the event that reduced Indian rainfall, parched farmland in Asia and curbed cocoa production in parts of Africa.