Scientists Fear ‘Godzilla El Niño’

The forthcoming El Niño may be among the strongest ever when it hits this winter, climatologists say, and may result in record storms. Some scientists say that “collectively, these atmospheric and oceanic features reflect a significant and strengthening El Niño.” “This definitely has the potential of being the Godzilla El Niño,” a NASA climatologist said, adding that the warming Pacific waters’ storm signals are currently stronger than in any of its most powerful previous incarnations.