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Aug 30, 2016

Although the Atlantic hurricane season officially kicked off on June 1, we are just now entering the peak of the season. This "season within a season" spans roughly eight weeks and is often the most active and dangerous time for tropical cyclone activity in the region. From mid-August through mid-October, the activity consistently spikes, accounting for 78 percent of tropical storm days, 87 percent of category 1 and 2 hurricane days, and 96 percent o...

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