NWS: San Francisco has 40% chance of wetter than usual winter

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(Barry Parr) #1

I’ve been concerned that even if there were an El Niño this winter, we wouldn’t see any of the rain in Northern California, so this comes as good news:

The odds of a wet winter further north are increasing too. San Francisco has more than a 40% chance of a wet winter, 33% chance of a normal winter and less than a 27% chance of a dry winter.

From the LA Times:

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-massive-el-nino-is-now-too-big-to-fail-scientist-says-20151009-story.html


(Barry Parr) #2

There’s also a good discussion of the current forecast at the California Weather Blog, which is a good place to look for analysis that’s both thorough and readable: