Recent El Niño Background Articles/Papers

Current El Niño Background Resources


A number of excellent and timely articles/papers about El Niño have been posted in the past few weeks, and I have collected some of them below. There is lots of other great stuff out there so please drop me a note if there is something I have missed.

IRI - September Climate Briefing: More Confidence than Ever

NOAA - United States El Niño Impacts

NCAR - Watch 2015 and 1997 El Niños Build, Side-by-Side

NOAA Climate Office - What can drought-stricken California expect from the El Niño winter forecast?,

NOAA Climate Office - California Drought Assessment

Commentaries about the"blob"
Cliff Mass (UWash) - Godzilla El Nino Versus The BLOB: Who Will Win?

Weather West -  Record-strength El Niño likely to bring wet winter to California in midst of worst drought on record 

Jan Null, CCM
Golden Gate Weather Services