NOAA to issue updated 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook

August 5, 2019
GOES-East satellite image of Hurricane Florence making landfall at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina on Sept. 14, 2018.

On Thursday, August 8, NOAA will issue its routine update to the Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook as the season enters its historical peak period of August through October. NOAA’s lead hurricane season forecaster will host a media teleconference to discuss the conditions in the atmosphere and the ocean that will likely influence the remainder of the hurricane season.

So far this year there have been two named storms, one of which became a hurricane. The hurricane season officially ends on November 30. 

Atlantic hurricane season outlook media teleconference and Q&A

Thursday, August 8, 11:00 AM EDT

Gerry Bell, Ph.D., NOAA’s lead hurricane season forecaster

Dial-in: 888-989-8134, International: 1-203-827-7033 


Media contact
Lauren Gaches, 301-683-1327