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Forecasters: Weak El Niño Arrives


When it comes to the weather and your favorite sitcom, it's better late than never.

The National Weather Service says after months of will they or won't they, conditions between the Pacific Ocean and the atmosphere finally developed a connection that meteorologists predicted last fall.

The result? A weak El Niño Southern Oscillation. It will mean more showers near the international date line but the weather service says it is not a good predictor of rain and snow in Northern California.

Forecasters do not expect a significant impact on the drought.

0305 El Nino Vs Neutral


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Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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