Winds shift El Niño flavour

Source: Nature.com

Winds shift El Niño flavour

Winds shift El Niño flavour, Published online: 06 August 2018; doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0261-3

On average, El Niño events have weakened and the centre of maximum sea surface temperature anomalies has shifted to the west over the past two decades. New research suggests that the strengthening of cross-equatorial winds in the eastern Pacific can cause these changes.

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