NOAA on their call on Thursday, August 6th has indicated atmospheric and oceanic conditions are primed to fuel storm development in the Atlantic, leading to what could be an “extremely active” season, according to forecasters with NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, a division of the National Weather Service. On Thursday, the agency released its annual August update to the Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook, initially issued in May.
Helpful links below.
- ‘Extremely active’ hurricane season possible for Atlantic Basin
- Hurricane Preparedness – Hazards
- Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
- Hurricane Preparation for Boaters