Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Fewer Hurricanes Predicted

Hurricane season runs from June 1 to December 30, and forecasters at Colorado State University predict that 2009 will be a less active year for hurricanes and tropical storms in the Caribbean than 2008. According to the forecast there will be six hurricanes in the region this year with only two developing into Category 3 storms or higher.

Details were in the April 8 edition of Cruise News Daily.