Experts warn of super storms and call for new category 6 for the oncoming Hurricane Season 2018 – Strange Sounds

A new analysis of global hurricane data since 1980 shows the number of storms with winds over 124 mph has doubled, and those with winds over 155 mph has tripled. As the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season begins, scientists are worried that U.S. coastal communities could face more super storms with winds, storm surges and rainfall so intense that current warning categories don’t fully capture the threat. Therefore, scientists call for expanding the hurricane scale for better warnings that could save lives.

via Experts warn of super storms and call for new category 6 for the oncoming Hurricane Season 2018 – Strange Sounds

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