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NCMC Luncheon Lecture: El Nino and La Nina

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February 26, 2016
10:30 am - 1:00 pm


North Central Michigan College Library Conference Rooms
1515 Howard Street
Petoskey, MI United States
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North Central Michigan College’s luncheon lecture series for the winter semester will begin on Friday, January 29.  A wide variety of topics will be featured: the history of Michigan’s roads, the clarinet, El Niño and La Niña, women magicians, Stephen Brede’s 3,800-mile Great Lakes solo voyage, presidential election preview and climate change. All programs in the winter series will be held on Fridays in the College’s Library conference room. Lunch begins at 11:30 a.m. and the program begins at noon.

February 26 – El Niño and La Niña.  Why do changing water temperatures in the Pacific Ocean affect Northern Michigan weather?   Jim Keysor of the National Weather Service office in Gaylord will analyze El Niño cycles from a historical perspective and point out clues to our weather patterns in the months ahead. Jim has been with the National Weather Service for almost 23 years, working at offices in Paducah, Kentucky, Cheyenne, Wyoming and Gaylord, Michigan.

All Luncheon Lecture programs are held on Fridays in the Library conference room.  Reservations are required.  Call 231-348-6600 or email [email protected]edu to reserve your place at the table.  Cost is $10.  Lunch begins at 11:30 a.m.  The program begins at noon.

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