University of Arizona Forecasts an Above-Average Hurricane Season

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

For the 2019 Hurricane Season--June 1 through November 30--HAS atmospheric scientists Kyle Davis and Xubin Zeng predict an above-average hurricane season: 8 hurricanes, including 3 major hurricanes, in the North Atlantic, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. This year the research group also predicts 16 Named Storms.

More details about this year's forecast are available in this one-page report, PDF icon University of Arizona Forecasts an Above-Average Hurricane Season for 2019.

UPDATE: Read more about Davis and Zeng's extremely accurate hurricane forecasting over the past 5 years in an article published June 14 by UA News.org!

Questions? Please contact Professor Xubin Zeng at xubin@email.arizona.edu or 520-621-4782.