2019 Hurricane Season LIVE
GOES-East - Tropical Atlantic wide views (each link below opens in new window):
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is predicting a near-normal Atlantic hurricane season in 2019. This outlook forecasts a 40% chance of a near-normal season, a 30% chance of an above-normal season and a 30% chance of a below-normal season. The hurricane season is officially June 1 to November 30. For 2019, NOAA predicts a likely range of 9 to 15 named storms (winds of 39 mph or higher), of which 4 to 8 could become hurricanes (winds of 74 mph or higher), including 2 to 4 major hurricanes (category 3, 4 or 5; with winds of 111 mph or higher). NOAA provides these ranges with a 70% confidence. An average hurricane season produces 12 named storms, of which 6 become hurricanes, including 3 major hurricanes. See also Colorado State University's 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast (pdf), and other 2019 hurricane season forecasts.
See also Hurricane Strikes in Continental U.S. 1950-2011 (png) and graphic of FL data 1900-2010.