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El Niño forecast is up in the air for Southern California
El Niño forecast is up in the air for Southern California

With the summer winding down, weather officials say the winter forecast is wide open. While a mild-to-moderate El Niño weather pattern is widely expected to develop in the fall, forecast models have "projected many different outcomes," said Eric Boldt, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. "The odds of drier than normal winter are just as high as a wetter than normal winter," he said in a video released Tuesday. Last month, climatologists downgraded the chance of El Niño forming this fall from 80% to 65%. But the latest three-month outlook for January to March shows a potential for above-normal precipitation in Southwest...

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