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Pacific Ocean Conditions Are Split: It's Cold In East, Hot In West

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August 9, 1999
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NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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The North Pacific Ocean continues to run hot and cold, with abnormally low sea levels and cool waters in the northeastern Pacific contrasting with unusually high sea levels and warm waters in the northwestern Pacific.

The North Pacific Ocean continues to run hot and cold, with abnormally low sea levels and cool waters in the northeastern Pacific contrasting with unusually high sea levels and warm waters in the northwestern Pacific.


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NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. "Pacific Ocean Conditions Are Split: It's Cold In East, Hot In West." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 9 August 1999. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/08/990809081625.htm>.
NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. (1999, August 9). Pacific Ocean Conditions Are Split: It's Cold In East, Hot In West. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 24, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/08/990809081625.htm
NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory. "Pacific Ocean Conditions Are Split: It's Cold In East, Hot In West." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/08/990809081625.htm (accessed April 24, 2014).

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