Sunday, April 17, 2016

Sad News - Renowned meteorologist William Gray passes

Shortly after the 2016 forecast is published, Dr. Gray passes away after spending the past 32 years researching hurricanes.

Initial Tributes:

The Weather Channel

The Washington Post

National Geographic



Thursday, April 14, 2016

Average Hurricane Season Predicted

Colorado State University's annual forecast is out and an average season is seen.  El Nino should begin to dissipate which should cause a more normal season than in recent years.

 
Here's the Weather Channel's Recap of what was released by the department headed by Dr. Phil Klotzbach and long-time hurricane expert, Dr. William Gray.  

The first named storm will be Alex, followed by:

Bonnie
Colin
Danielle
Earl
Fiona
Gaston
(Kind of Disney theme going here??!!)
Hermine
Ian
Julia
Karl
Lisa

Let's hope we don't see:

Matthew
Nicole
Otto
Paula
Richard
Shary
Tobia
Virginie
Walter