NEW UPDATE: Xubin Zeng and Kyle Davis Issue Hurricane Forecast Early for 2020

Saturday, June 13, 2020

UPDATE: Xubin Zeng updated his original forecast on 6/12/2020, File June 2020 Hurricane Prediction-UA. More information is available on Wikipedia under 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.

UPDATE:  Xubin Zeng reported today (4/22/2020) that the article, UArizona Experts Predict a Very Active Hurricane Season, was published on on April 20.


For the 2020 Hurricane Season--June 1 through November 30--HAS atmospheric scientists Kyle Davis and Xubin Zeng predict an active hurricane season over the North Atlantic: 10 hurricanes, including 5 major hurricanes. This year the research group also predicts 19 Named Storms.

More details about this year's forecast are available in this report, PDF icon UA Tropical Cyclone Forecast in April 2020.

Questions? Please contact Professor Xubin Zeng at or 520-621-4782.