- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 11:57 AM
The Atlantic hurricane season will be less active than usual this year due to cooler seas and a strong El Niño effect, the U.S. government weather forecaster said on Wednesday. The official "below-normal" forecast calls for six to 11 tropical storms this year, with three to six reaching hurricane status of 74-mile-per-hour (120 kph) winds, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said...
- LiveScience.com via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 11:10 AM
A decade has passed since a major hurricane hit the United States, and forecasters are calling for another quiet hurricane season in the Atlantic this summer. The outlook for the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season is "below-normal," according to officials with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the federal agency tasked with studying and tracking severe weather. NOAA ...
- CNBCMay 28 04:13 AM
Hurricane season starts June 1, and CNBC has a breakdown of what trades to keep an eye on. Options, commodities and sector ETFs are possible winners.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 02:10 PM
This year's North Atlantic hurricane season is forecast to be less active than usual, largely because of the El Nino weather pattern, the US government said Wednesday. There is a 70 percent chance of six to 11 tropical storms during the span from June 1 to November 30, the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration said. As we've seen before, below-normal seasons can still produce ...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 02:46 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With six to 11 named storms predicted, this year's hurricane season may be slower than average — but officials say that's no reason for Atlantic and Gulf coast residents to rest easy.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 09:10 AM
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The hurricane planes known affectionately as "Miss Piggy" and "Kermit" are getting new Rolls-Royce engines, new wings and better radar.
- Washington PostMay 27 09:03 AM
The current El Nino could suppress hurricane activity this year, though NOAA cautions that "it only takes one."
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceMay 27 11:28 AM
The Atlantic hurricane season will be less active than usual, producing six to 11 named storms through Nov. 30, as moderate sea-surface temperatures and an El Nino weather pattern limit storm development, government forecasters said Wednesday. Three to six of those storms may become hurricanes, with winds of at least 74 miles (119 kilometers) per hour, said Kathryn Sullivan, administrator of the...
- Scientific AmericanMay 27 02:15 PM
Thanks to El Nino, this hurricane season looks to be quiet -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
- ZDNetMay 27 04:12 PM
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