UA Atmospheric Scientists Forecast an Active Atlantic Hurricane Season

Photo Xubin Zeng
Thursday, June 15, 2017

For the 2017 Hurricane Season (1 June to 30 November), UA scientists Kyle Davis and Xubin Zeng predict an active hurricane season (8-14 hurricanes, including 4-8 major hurricanes) in the North Atlantic, including the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea.

The prediction is based on the method developed by Davis et al. (2015). More details are available in this brief summary: PDF iconua_atlantic_hurricane_prediction_10jun2017.pdf.