hyperactive hurricane season http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/23501/all en ‘Hyperactive’ Hurricane Season Almost Makes Record for Zero Hurricanes; Networks Quiet about Climate http://mrc.org/articles/hyperactive-hurricane-season-almost-makes-record-zero-hurricanes-networks-quiet-about-clima <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Humberto becomes first Atlantic hurricane hours shy of inactivity record. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Peak hurricane season has arrived and on Sept. 10 as Tropical Storms Humberto and Gabrielle churned in the Atlantic, the season was nearing a record: for NOT having a hurricane. Humberto finally ratcheted up to hurricane status on Sept. 11, just<a href="http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/11/us/hurricane-season-dud/"> hours shy of the record</a>, according to CNN.</p><p dir="ltr">The record for the latest first Atlantic hurricane of the six-month long hurricane season was set in 2002 by Hurricane Gustav.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/hyperactive-hurricane-season-almost-makes-record-zero-hurricanes-networks-quiet-about-clima" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Climate Change Environment Media abc cbs Climate Change Global Warming Hurricane hurricane forecast Hurricane Humberto Hurricane Sandy hurricane season hyperactive hurricane season inactivity record NBC Fri, 13 Sep 2013 14:17:57 +0000 julia.seymour 44481 at http://mrc.org