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Stories Tagged "El Nino"

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El Nino Whips Pacific Coast, lowers drought level

posted on January 8, 2016 at 1:41 PM

El Nino Whips Pacific Coast, lowers drought level
El Nino is proving his might along the western United States, again pounding the region with heavy amounts of rain. Full Story

Market to Market (December 25, 2015)

posted on December 24, 2015 at 3:46 PM

Market to Market (December 25, 2015)
Full Program: A weakening El Nino drops a menagerie of moisture across the country. More money is diverted to help quench a burning issue. Refugee farmers put roots down in their new home. Market analysis with Elaine Kub. Full Story

Snow and Tornadoes Kick Up Across U.S. as Harvest Winds Down

posted on November 13, 2015 at 5:14 PM

Snow and Tornadoes Kick Up Across U.S. as Harvest Winds Down
Mother Nature started to draw the curtain on the 2015 harvest season as inclement weather hit the Midwest, Mountains and High Plains affecting more than 36 million people. Full Story

California Explores Alternative Water Sources

posted on October 23, 2015 at 8:48 PM

California Explores Alternative Water Sources
With temperatures up, precipitation down, and snowpack elusive, four consecutive years of drought have tested California’s mettle. Full Story

Market to Market (August 7, 2015)

posted on August 7, 2015 at 6:53 PM

Market to Market (August 7, 2015)
Full Program: As forests burn, the USDA reaches deeper into its firefighting pocketbook. A looming El Nino could break western drought but will relief arrive in time, and the White House launches another salvo of global climate change cuts. Market analysis... Full Story

Wildfires char acres at fastest pace since 2011

posted on August 7, 2015 at 5:52 PM

Wildfires char acres at fastest pace since 2011
More than 40 large wildfires are burning from Texas to Washington, with California suffering the most under the siege. The blazes have burned through 6 million acres this year, the fastest pace since 2011. Full Story

Second Strongest La Nina Continues

posted on February 3, 2012 at 5:13 PM

Second Strongest La Nina Continues
The second strongest La Nina, now entering its third calendar year of existence, continues its grip on the western Corn Belt. Full Story

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