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Be Prepared: Experts predict a record-setting hurricane season

Be Prepared: Experts predict a record-setting hurricane season

Between dealing with the ongoing COVID-19 crisis and early indications of an especially active hurricane season, University of Georgia experts urge citizens to prepare early and remain prepared for weather-related emergencies. This year’s Atlantic hurricane season is off to a record-setting start, according to climatologist Pam Knox, who is also director of the UGA Weather Network for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. She says to expect another 10 or so named storms and five to nine hurricanes as the season progresses. “Since one out of four storms directly affects the southeast, Georgia is likely to see more storm activity as the season ramps…
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