hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: OT: El Nino

Rick Tasco/Roger Duncan wrote:
> El Nino?  What El Nino?  Just tonight our weather forecaster said we
> most likely wouldn't see any appreciable rain through November!  So much
> for El Nino and the heavy rains.  In a normal season, our rains start in
> mid-to-late October and now none possible through November--maybe all
> this fuss over El Nino is over-reaction?

>From what I am hearing from the wx prognosticators, any impact El Niqo
is going to have on the rainfall is not likely to happen for 2-3 months.
All the hype is mostly that. Some scientists have even said that the
unusually warm water off the coast is more likely due to lower intensity
NW winds this year - though whether or not El Niqo is a pertial cause of
that is unknown. The reports say that the most significant weather
impact that can be attributed to EN so far this year is fewer hurricanes
in the Atlantic.

John                     | "There be dragons here"
                         |  Annotation used by ancient cartographers
                         |  to indicate the edge of the known world.

John Jones, jijones@ix.netcom.com
Fremont CA, USDA zone 8/9 (coastal, bay) 
Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
Heavy clay base for my raised beds.

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index