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Above Normal Atlantic Hurricane Season Predicted


by Staff Writer

St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): In 47 days, the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season will officially begin.

The Colorado State University released its data earlier this month and it suggests that this hurricane season will be above average.

The university attributes its prediction to warmer than normal subtropical Atlantic Sea surface temperatures. They also anticipate an above-average probability for major hurricanes making landfall along the continental United States coastline and in the Caribbean.

They estimate that 2021 will have 8 hurricanes, 4 major hurricanes (Category 3-4-5), and 17 named storms.

The names for this year’s storms are:



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