Busy Atlantic hurricane season predicted for 2020

Multiple climate factors indicate above-normal activity is most likely A summary infographic showing hurricane season probability and numbers of named storms predicted from NOAA's 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook. Read the news at https://www.noaa.gov/media-release/busy-atlantic-hurricane-season-predicted-for-2020 or watch the video summary at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asD4wtMj73s.Hurricane preparedness is critically important for the 2020 hurricane season, just as it is every … Continue reading Busy Atlantic hurricane season predicted for 2020

Tune in today at 11AM EDT for NOAA’s Hurricane Awareness Webinar Series

Starting today, NOAA's National Hurricane Center (NHC) and the Southeast and Caribbean Regional Collaboration Team are hosting a series of hurricane awareness webinars. These webinars will cover various topics such as new efforts happening at NHC, marine weather, the impacts of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas, the economic value of a hurricane forecast, and the … Continue reading Tune in today at 11AM EDT for NOAA’s Hurricane Awareness Webinar Series

New paper on hurricane research with drones highlighted in UCAR/NCAR news

A new paper by a team of scientists, led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), demonstrates that observations just above the surface of the ocean near the eyewall of the storm can improve the performance of hurricane models used by forecasters. Scientists in 2017 and 2018 … Continue reading New paper on hurricane research with drones highlighted in UCAR/NCAR news