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La Nina

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"La Nina" is a 2000 film in Australia.

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"La nina" is a book by Carmen Laforet.

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  1. La Nina a.k.a. La niña is a fictional character from the 2006 film La edad de la peseta.
  2. La Nina a.k.a. La Niña is a fictional character from the 2004 film Hipnos.
  3. La Nina a.k.a. La Niña is a fictional character from the 2013 film Bad Hair.

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Who is La Nina?

La Nina a.k.a. La Niña is an actress.

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La Nina a.k.a. La Niña is a coupled ocean-atmosphere phenomenon that is the counterpart of El Niño as part of the broader El Niño–Southern Oscillation climate pattern. The name La Niña originates from Spanish, meaning "the girl", analogous to El Niño meaning "the boy". It has also in the past been called anti-El Niño, and El Viejo. During a period of La Niña, the sea surface temperature across the equatorial Eastern Central Pacific Ocean will be lower than normal by 3–5 °C. In the United States, an appearance of La Niña happens for at least five months of La Niña conditions. It has extensive effects on the weather in North America, even affecting the Atlantic Hurricane Season. La Niña often, though not always, follows an El Niño.

  • also known as 拉尼娜现象

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Water Science (Print) (2003)

by Bobby A. Stewart, Terry Howell

INTRODUCTION La Nina is a change in global weather...

Google previewCrossing Over 6 2002 Ed.

People appreciate La Nina more than El Nino . b. La Nina is an unusually cold ocean temperature in the Pacific Ocean around the equator. 8. a. A weather forecaster interprets the weather maps and 166.

Google previewEl Niño (2003)

Overview and Bibliography by A. M. Babkina

La Nina means The Little Girl. La Nina is sometimes called El Viejo, anti-El Nino ...

Google previewChaotic Climate Dynamics (2007)

by A. Selvam

Also called El Nino - La Nina, La Nina refers to the cool part of the weather cycle while El Nino is associated with a reversal of global climatic regimes resulting in anomalous floods and droughts throughout the globe. It is of importance to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Coastal Science (2006)

by Maurice Schwartz

The stronger trade wind systems during the cool (La Nina) phase of PDO are part of a general spin-up of the atmospheric circulation, which causes the North and South Pacific Gyres to rotate faster. Both effects (wind and current) induce ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science (2000)

by John F. Mongillo, Linda Zierdt-Warshaw

La Nina ("the little girl," or sometimes known as El Viejo — "the old man"), the counterpart of El Nino, occurs at the opposite point in the climatic cycle. The El Nino-La Nina cycle consists of a continuously changing balance between two ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Surfing (2005)

by Matt Warshaw

Between most El Ninos there will be a counterbalancing La Nina, a reverse set of meteorological effects with far less severe consequences. El ELKERTON, GARY Nino prediction, as of 2003, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments (2008)

by Vivien Gornitz

During the La Nina phase, impacts are generally the opposite of those described above. ENSO also influences high- latitude processes, including North American air temperature, Antarctic sea ice extent and ice chemistry, as well as aspects of ...

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You have to see my show to believe that I'm the only unique Nina Hagen on this planet. (Nina Hagen)
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