UPDATE 1-U.S. weather forecaster maintains neutral El Nino outlook

Thu Dec 5, 2013 9:33am EST

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NEW YORK Dec 5 (Reuters) - The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said on Thursday it expected neutral El Nino weather conditions in the Northern Hemisphere through summer 2014.

In its monthly report, the Climate Prediction Center said that conditions during November indicated the weather phenomenon was unlikely to cause extreme weather through the summer.

(Editing by Bernadette Baum)