Last week, the Climate Prediction Center forecast La Nina conditions to continue into spring. We cannot say La Nina will bring a specific type of weather, but in general, it can impact weather patterns here in North Carolina. According to research at North Carolina State University and the State Climate Office of North Carolina, there appears to be a trend for more tornadoes during La Nina events.
Read more about La Nina's impacts on North Carolina weather and the following links from the State Climate Office of North Carolina:
Plus, read more about the Climate Prediction Center's Forecast and exactly what La Nina means: