Why You're Not Shopping In A Winter Wonderland This Year
This frequently referenced weather phenomenon is to blame.By Ryan Biek | December 13, 2015
If you're enjoying the unusually warm winter this holiday season, you have a strong El Nino to thank.
The phenomenon occurs when trade winds don't push as much warm water toward Asia and Australia, and as a result, the portion of the Pacific Ocean near the U.S. is hotter than usual. (Video via WPVI)