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27 May 2016
Hurricane Outlook for 2016 and Tropical Storm Warning For South Carolina
The NOAA Hurricane forecast was released today, and it calls for a 70% chance of 10-16 named storms, which is right around the long-term average of 12 each year. The most important thing to remember with these forecasts, is that the number of storms does not matter much of you get hit by just one, and secondly these type of forecasts are still rather low skill. That said, this forecast …