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Weather - New US drought research

A new study has linked large-scale long-lasting droughts in the US to oceanic temperature fluctuations.The study, put together by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), suggests that the present drought in the western US could be linked to warmer than normal sea surface temperatures in the North Atlantic Ocean.There is also a possible effect from cooler than normal sea surface temperatures in the North Pacific.According to the study, which was written by the USGS in collaboration with t