The tropics will be active for many more weeks, but right now they’re quiet. The Asian monsoon has turned killer in Nepal. And, finally a heat wave in the US and a cooldown in Europe – what’s going on with the weather?
The tropics exploded last week and El Niño became more elusive. Meanwhile, temperatures in the southern hemisphere winter aren’t as cold as you might think. Find out what happened and why — and what’s ahead.