Record-Setting Hurricane Season Comes to an End


Monday officially marks the final day of Atlantic hurricane season, and it has been one for the record books.

This season was forecast to be a busy season.

Two of the most well-known and respected entities that forecast their predictions for the upcoming hurricane season are Colorado State University (CSU) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

CSU’s Tropical Meteorology Project team predicted an above-average Atlantic hurricane season on April 2.

The team forecasted 16 named storms, including eight hurricanes. Some 30 named storms were recorded, with 13 becoming hurricanes.