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How to Prepare for El Niño with the Right FR Rainwear

This is the first post in a three-part series reviewing the 2015-16 El Niño outlook and arc-rated flame resistant rainwear options available to outdoor workers facing arc flash or flash fire hazards. In this post we explore projections for the 2015-16 El Niño phenomenon; in our next post, we explore advanced rainwear options, while in our final post we feature some cost-effective rainwear solutions that are tried and true.

A periodic shift in trade wind patterns across the Pacific Ocean that impacts the distribution of ocean water and influences weather patterns, El Niño is known to bring heavy rains and flooding in the southern United States.

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