The Atlantic Hurricane season begins today.
The season is forecast to be more active than historical averages regarding the number of named storms.
That’s according to a bulletin released today by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration, NOAA.
NOAA’s forecast calls for eleven to 17 named storms – including Tropical Storm Arlene in April.
It also predicting five to nine hurricanes, two to four of which are expected to be major.
The hurricane season ends on November 30.