El Nino southern oscillation

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a more intense El Nino that occurs every few years when the welling up of cold nutrient-rich water does not occur

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Overall, the research found that since 1950, the El Nino Southern Oscillation may have contributed to the development of 21 percent of civil conflicts.
Students will explore the role of the ocean as part of the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO).
The El Nino Southern Oscillation and the historic malaria epidemics on the Indian subcontinent and Sri Lanka: An early warning system.
Importantly, our research shows that the natural variability of the El Nino Southern Oscillation is unlikely to explain the recent record temperatures.
Predicting high-risk years for malaria in Colombia using parameters of El Nino Southern Oscillation.
The performance of monsoon depends much on how global meteorological parameters such as El Nino Southern Oscillation ( ENSO) unfold in the weeks to come.
In addition, the scientists say global warming will have greater impacts than previously thought on the El Nino Southern Oscillation, a tropical phenomenon that has global impact on climate and food production.
The two most significant synoptic forcings [thus] affecting the surface climatic elements of Borneo are the monsoon and the El Nino Southern Oscillation [ENSO], which are mutually interactive.
Studying climate effects on ecology through the use of climate indices: the North Atlantic Oscillation, El Nino Southern Oscillation and beyond.
Enso represents the El Nino Southern Oscillation, the well-known cycle that results in moisture-laden Pacific trade winds blowing from South America towards Australia (La Nina) in some years, with the reverse (El Nino) causing drought in Australia at other times.
Cross-correlation and Poisson regression analyses showed that rainfall, land surface temperature, relative humidity, and the multivariate El Nino Southern Oscillation index were significantly associated with monthly HFRS cases with lags of (3-5) months.
Occurring in August and September, these are the speed of trade winds over the tropical North Atlantic, sea temperatures in the tropical North Atlantic, and the sign and strength of El Nino Southern Oscillation.
Barnett is an expert on the El Nino Southern Oscillation, which, put simply, is a warming of Pacific Ocean water near the equator, combined with other factors such as barometric pressure differences.
Davis defines El Nino not as the familiar Christmastime warm currents off the coast of Ecuador and Peru, but as the warm extreme of a Pacific Basin--wide oscillation in air mass and ocean temperature known as ENSO, for El Nino Southern Oscillation.