Calm Before the Storm? Forecasters Add to Hurricane Predictions

Kennith Bogan

NOAA: 7-10 hurricanes will still form out of 15-21 named storms (includes tropical storms). If true, 2021 will be a record sixth straight year of above-normal activity.

PALM BEACH, Fla. – The federal government continues to expect another active Atlantic hurricane season in 2021: seven to 10 hurricanes forming, according to an updated forecast released Wednesday.

An average season spawns seven hurricanes and peaks in August, September and October. If predictions hold true, it will be a record sixth straight year of above-normal activity.

Overall, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said 15 to 21 named storms will develop. That number includes tropical storms, which have wind speeds of 39 mph or higher. Storms become hurricanes when winds reach 74 mph.

Of the predicted hurricanes, three to five could be major, with wind speeds of 111 mph or higher.

The forecast is a slight increase from the one NOAA released

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5 Soothing Design Details That’ll Keep Your College Student Calm

Kennith Bogan

The preparation for having teens prepared to begin college or university is total of lists: what to provide (and what not to provide) if they’re living on campus, what programs to decide on from, what books to obtain. But currently being emotionally prepared for the adjust is a box that is difficult to check off ahead of time. How do you assist new college or university students in emotion comfy and material, correct from the extremely starting all through this new chapter in their life?

Cue IKEA, the position to uncover decor and furnishings that can have a big impact on any college or university student’s area. We’ve collected a handful of the most significant ways to make their little house truly feel more homey, even if their fresh new begin is getting position while living at property. For the reason that when it arrives to encouraging them settle in

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