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The heavy rains of El Nino can cause flooding.
Scientist must feel puzzled by El Nino
El Nino lasts nine to twelve months.
Even Africa is affect by El Nino.
They both begin at the same time of year.
The both cause dry weather in the southern United States.
The both bring wet weather to the Pacific Northwest.
They both cause a change in ocean temperature.
Hurricanes in the Atlantic
Drought caused by El Nino
How weather changes during the year.
The worldwide effects of El Nino
Areas as far away as Africa are affected by El Nino.
El Nino begins when the winds over the Pacific Ocean die down.
Every four or five years El Nino occurs.
El Nino is a weather phenomenon.
Weather forecasters can accurately predict the weather.
Fishing conditions improve.
There may be more rainstorms in Tahiti.
More people go to Tahiti.
Is a predictable weather disturbance.
Affects more than just the world's weather conditions.
Makes traveling to other countries easier.
Happens every two years.
Many small ocean creatures and fish die.
Winds over the Pacific Ocean die down, and the ocean water warms.
Drought occurs in Zimbabwe, causing food shortages.
Scientist become puzzled.