Data shows El Nino effect could created wetter and colder winter in Florida this year

Experts say this winter could be wetter and cooler in the southern U.S., and drier and warmer up north.


The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said El Nino weather conditions are expected to be strong this winter.

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This will be the first time in years Central Florida could feel the effects of the phenomenon during the coldest months of the year.

El Nino occurs when specific ocean temperatures are warmer than normal for an extended period of time.

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