Die National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced earlier this month dat die Amerikaanse. is likely to be hit with another “above-normal” jaar, met 13 aan 20 totaal storms genoem.
NOAA PREDICTS ANOTHER BUSY ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON
The agency predicted that six to 10 van daardie storms were likely to become hurricanes, met wind speeds of 74 mph of hoër.
According to NOAA data collected from 1851 through last year, 40% of all U.S. hurricanes hit the state of Florida en 88% of major hurricane strikes have hit either Florida or Texas.
Noord-Carolina en Louisiana also top the list of the most direct hits on the mainland U.S. coastline – though Puerto Rico is not included in those figures.
Mark Andollina, links, and his son, Nicholas Andollina, sentrum, remove part of a roof damaged by Hurricane Zeta at the Cajun Tide Beach Resort in Grand Isle, Die., Vrydag, Okt.. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)