NOAA will announce its initial outlook for the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season during a national media teleconference on May 21 at 11 a.m. ET.
Speakers will address the anticipated activity for the 2020 hurricane season and provide information on how to be prepared for the season, which officially extends from June 1- November 30.
Thu., May 21; 11:00 a.m. ET
NOAA’s 2020 Atlantic hurricane season outlook announcement
*For credentialed reporters only
In the U.S.: Call (888) 324-8132
International: Call (212) 287-1845
- Neil Jacobs, Ph.D., acting NOAA administrator
- Gerry Bell, Ph.D., lead hurricane season forecaster with NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center
- Carlos Castillo, FEMA Acting Deputy Administrator for Resilience
Hurricane safety and preparedness is critically important before the season officially begins on June 1. NOAA’s National Weather Service provides resources to prepare for hurricane hazards and real-time updates about active weather systems from the National Hurricane Center at www.hurricanes.gov
Lauren Gaches, (202) 740-8314