NOAA Predicts Near-normal 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season

El Nino and warmer-than-average Atlantic help shape this season’s intensity The U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA’s  (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Climate Prediction Center is predicting that a near-normal Atlantic hurricane season is most likely this year. This outlook forecasts a 40% chance of a near-normal season, a 30% chance of an above-normal season and a 30% … More NOAA Predicts Near-normal 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Early-Season Storms One Indicator of Active Atlantic Hurricane Season Ahead

Today NOAA issued the scheduled update for its 2017 hurricane season outlook. Forecasters are now predicting a higher likelihood of an above-normal season, and they increased the predicted number of named storms and major hurricanes. The season has the potential to be extremely active, and could be the most active since 2010. Forecasters now say … More Early-Season Storms One Indicator of Active Atlantic Hurricane Season Ahead