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Will El Nino have any impact on our summer temperatures?

With a possible moderate to strong El Nino on the way (we are currently already in a weak to moderate El Nino), there is a lot of discussion across the country about how the weather patterns will be affected.  El Nino is characterized by warmer than normal water temperatures in the central and eastern parts of the equatorial Pacific Ocean.  It often leads to the Pacific jet stream cutting across southern California and the southern United States which typically leads to above average rainfall in these areas (this would be a good thing for parts of California, as long as…