NEWS
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Tue Nov 19, 2013 02:49 PM CST

The latest Pacific Ocean commentary from the Australia Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) keeps a neutral tone to the ocean conditions through the summer season Down Under--which of course is winter here in North America.--Bryce

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The El Nino-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) remains in a neutral state with all atmospheric and oceanic indicators within neutral bounds. International climate models surveyed by the Bureau indicate that the current ENSO-neutral state of the tropical Pacific will persist through to the end of the southern hemisphere summer.

While ENSO is the dominant natural driver of Australia's climate, a neutral period does not guarantee ...

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