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El Niño in Southern California

El Niño in Southern California

Coverage of the weather phenomenon and what it means for Southern California

Feb 15, 2016

El Niño Brings Heavy Erosion to Cabrillo Beach

El Niño Brings Heavy Erosion to Cabrillo Beach

Southern Californians took advantage of the President's Day holiday to get in a little beach time, but some were surprised to see the once sandy Cabrillo Beach coastline is now covered in rocks.

Feb 11, 2016

Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal Beaches

Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal Beaches

The military is funding a coastline study to help determine how El Nino and climate change could impact its facilities and bases close to the ocean.

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A strong El Niño is in place in the Pacific. With California in the fourth year of drought, rainfall would be welcome, though it could bring mudslides to areas scorched by wildfire. El Niño conditions will start to decline during the spring.

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