Granted, we still have nearly a quarter of the year to go, scientist are already looking at El Nino and how it might affect our weather this winter. In particular, they’re looking at California in regards to the drought this year and how it might affect rainfall in that area.
This article over at Earthsky, gives a very detailed explanation of what might happen and why. The article is entitled “El Niño this year: What will it bring?” by Catherine Gautier via the University of California at Santa Barbara. Good stuff!