The Free Press, Mankato, MN

May 15, 2013

Meteorology company predicts active Atlantic hurricane season


Associated Press

BALTIMORE — AccuWeather.com is predicting another active Atlantic hurricane season, particularly for the U.S. coastline.

While the Pennsylvania-based meteorology company is calling for fewer storms in all, with 16 tropical storms versus 19 in 2012, AccuWeather¹s season outlook suggests four storms could become major hurricanes, compared with

one in 2012.

AccuWeather expects three storms to make landfall in the U.S., compared with four in 2012.