Peter Griffin posted in current • cyclone yasi • Jim Renwick • la nina • NIWA • storm • weather on February 4th, 2011.
Isaac Davison writes in the New Zealand Herald about the factors which protect New Zealand from storms such as Cyclone Yasi. The major factor is New Zealand’s waters, which are generally too cool to spin off large tropical cyclones. Further, New Zealand barely feels the effects of the warmer currents which come with La Nina […]
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