La Niña is coming, possibly causing severe hurricanes and flooding: what is this weather phenomenon? And what can we expect in our country?

El Niño hit the world last year, resulting in many extreme weather events. This made 2023 the warmest year since measurements began. But El Niño is giving way this year to its sister, La Niña. Climatologist Lander Van Tricht explains what exactly this weather phenomenon is, how La Niña affects the weather and what its impact will be on our country. “It’s rare that they follow each other so quickly.”