Winter Preview from NOAA

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is predicting a colder and wetter than average winter for the Northwest, and a warmer and drier winter for most of the South and Southeast. (Click on this URL for article: http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2010/20101021_winteroutlook.html.) A moderate to strong El Nina will influence weather patterns across most of the United States.

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