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30 May 2012

Two Storms Already (and it’s not even open season on hurricanes yet!)

Climate Central produced some nice graphics showing just how warm the Atlantic and Gulf is right now. The intensity and number of hurricanes does not solely depend on ocean temperatures but it is a major factor. We’ve already had two tropical systems and the official season in the Atlantic does not start until Midnight Friday. Look at the ocean back in 1991 which produced a rather quiet tropical storm season and …


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