Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project

Santa Rosa ready for hurricanes despite current disaster

Santa Rosa ready for hurricanes despite current disaster

In the past, Santa Rosa County’s Emergency Operation Center activated in response to tropical weather events threatening Florida’s coast. Lately, the center’s focus has been on a different threat: a global pandemic. But the 2020 hurricane season is just around the corner, and forecasters are estimating this will be an above average storm season. Hurricane […]

2018 Atlantic hurricane season forecast released

2018 Atlantic hurricane season forecast released

The Colorado State University Tropical Meteorology Project has released its 2018 Hurricane Forecast and it is above the 30-year average storm predictions. A total of 14 named storms, seven hurricanes and three major hurricanes are expected this season. While those numbers are slightly above historical averages, they are less than last year. The state of […]