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Weather / El Nino #169761

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 14, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Santa Monica and Los Angeles, California: Jane Clayson) The preparations in California for bad weather with the rains of El Nino featured; NASA's depiction of the massive warm water current in the Pacific Ocean shown. [Los Angeles Mayor Richard RIORDAN - comments on readiness.] [NOAA Climate Prediction Center Ants LEETMAA - predicts an historic winter.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Ned Potter) The "event" associated with El Nino featured; map predicting this winter's weather in the United States shown. [climate scientist Randy DOLE, Florida State University professor James O'BRIEN - comment on readiness.] The global impact of El Nino briefly previewed.

Clayson, Jane;
Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Ned

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