more about: rain

Now a 95% chance for a rainy winter

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration last week raised the odds for a wet winter and spring in California to 95%. Fingers crossed! I am so looking forward to seeing our hillsides turn that brilliant Irish green we get only in winter. To celebrate, I bought a native ceanothus plant to match the one I have growing in my garden now. At […]

Godzilla El Niño on its way?

The Times quoted Bill Patzert, a climatologist with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, as saying, “This definitely has the potential of being the Godzilla El Niño.”