El Niño /ɛl ˈniːnjoʊ is the warm phase of the El Niño Southern Oscillation (
commonly called ENSO) and is associated with a band of warm ocean water that
NOAA and El Nino: NOAA's role in studying, predicting and mitigating the El Nino
Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon.
El Niño and La Niña are opposite phases of what is known as the El Niño-
Southern Oscillation (ENSO) cycle. The ENSO cycle is a scientific term that
El Niño is the negative phase of the El Niño-Southern Oscillation. ... El Niño
refers to the extensive warming of the central and eastern tropical Pacific that
Aug 20, 2015 ... El Niño is a climate cycle in the Pacific Ocean with a global impact on weather
patterns. The cycle begins when warm water in the western ...
The El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is a naturally occurring phenomenon
that involves fluctuating ocean temperatures in the equatorial Pacific. The warmer
The El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) phenomenon contributes significantly
to seasonal climate fluctuations in many regions of the globe, often with social ...
For many people, El Niño and La Niña mean floods or drought, but the events are
actually a warming or cooling of the eastern Pacific Ocean that impacts rainfall.
Aug 31, 2016 ... Southern Africa appeals for billions to cope with El Niño devastation ... El Niño is
over – but it leaves nearly 100 million people short of food.
Aug 13, 2015 ... This year's El Niño is poised to join the ranks of the strongest such events on
record, U.S. forecasters said Thursday, with potentially significant ...