WSU Vancouver researcher analyzes The Great Drought — the most devastating in the past 800 years — and the Global Famine.
There’s a 70 percent chance of El Nino conditions from December through February, according to the U.S. Climate Prediction Center.
By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist, and Linda Weiford, WSU News
SPOKANE, Wash. – When the calendar flipped over to fall a week ago, we found ourselves bracing against strong breezes, gloomy skies and cooler than normal temperatures. Three days later, the winds stilled, a warm sun emerged and it felt like summer.