The Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather: Hurricane season and Memorial Day forecast

Start your day with the latest weather news – Another forecast for the upcoming hurricane season has been released even as the FOX Forecast Center tracks the potential for tropical development off the Southeast coast during Memorial Day weekend.

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Wet Memorial Day weekend expected on Southeast coast thanks to developing storm

The FOX Forecast Center continues to track a forming low-pressure system off the coast of the Southeast U.S., which has a low chance of tropical development. Regardless of how it comes together, the storm will make for a very wet Memorial Day weekend from Florida to the Carolinas to start. The weather moves into Virginia by Sunday and Monday.

The outlook for a disturbance off the Southeast coast of the U.S.
(FOX Weather)


NOAA says to expect an average hurricane season

The Atlantic hurricane season officially starts in less than a week, and the experts at NOAA said they are forecasting a near-average number of storms. That gels with a forecast from the experts at Colorado State University, who are predicting a slightly below-average season. No matter the forecast, now is the time to prepare for a hurricane.

How Typhoon Mawar spared Guam from an even worst fate at the last minute

Guam was battered by Typhoon Mawar this week. The more than 100-mph winds left destruction across the U.S. territory in the Pacific Ocean, but things could’ve been much worse. A weakening of the storm and a jog to the right likely saved the island from a more terrible impact from a stronger storm.

Bonus reads

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