65 percent chance of El Niño in central Pacific

Posted on July 20, 2012 • Filed under: Agriculture, Chile, Ecuador, Enviromental Issues, Peru, TRAVEL, Weather/Climate

65% increased chance of this El Niño in the central Pacific, as global models such as NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, for its acronym in English), which confirmed yesterday Edwin Pinto, head of department Marine Science Institute Oceanographic of the Navy. The event will be presented at coast of Ecuador in late 2012 and early 2013.

Two weeks ago these values ​​remained between 50% and 60%. “That already gives a pretty big certainty that there might be warming, but we do not have a statement about what would happen off our coasts,” said Pinto. Read Article

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