Typhoon Haiyan pictured on a NOAA satellite supplied image. http://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/wrath-of-a-warming-planet-felt-worldwide-uns-ban-kimoon-says-20131120-2xtxu.html#ixzz2l9eJb2fS
Is A Super El Niño Coming That Will Shatter Extreme Weather And Global Temperature Records? Signs are increasingly pointing to the formation of an El Niño in the next few months, possibly a very strong one. When combined with the long-term global warming trend, a strong El Niño would mean 2015 is very likely to become the hottest year on record by far.