The Ridiculously Resilient Ridge Meets El Niño

The Ridiculously Resilient Ridge Meets El Niño

Why was it so dry in California in 2013 and 2014? Why are torrential downpours happening now? It has to do with the Ridiculously Resilient Ridge and El Niño. Here's a cartoon version of the story. To learn more, check out the El Niño Teaching Box!