MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Fri, 06 Aug 2021 00:55:40 +0000 National Hurricane Center: Expect busy season http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/9a0177b5eeaf431a9c59f24e23697d72 The head of the National Hurricane Center says the 2021 hurricane season will likely be above average again. (May 14) 9a0177b5eeaf431a9c59f24e23697d72 Fri, 14 May 2021 18:52:30 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Pensacola, Florida - 16 September 20201.View of flooded parking lot from Hurricane Sally ASSOCIATED PRESSMiami -- 14 May 2021++PARTIALLY COVERED++2. SOUNDBITE (English) Ken Graham, National Hurricane Center Director:"If you think about since 2017, you think about 18, 19 and 20, it's just been busy all all above average year. So as a result, the pattern looks the same. So we're really looking at some sort of hurricane season in 2021 that probably will be above average again."ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Pensacola, Florida - 16 September 20203. Various of floodwaters ASSOCIATED PRESSMiami -- 14 May 2021++COMPLETELY COVERED++4. SOUNDBITE (English) Ken Graham, National Hurricane Center Director:"Now, six years in a row, we've actually had systems developed before the hurricane season in the Atlantic. So it's and it's one of these things that where we're warmer, the oceans have been prime, everything has really come together before the season. Most of those storms aren't very strong, but they still could bring heavy rainfall that could still bring those gusty winds and some of that storm surge. So six years in a row, we've seen that happen, but we're still looking at the strongest storms in that August, September, October time frame."ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Mobile, Alabama - 16 September 20205. Various of waves along downtown Mobile coastASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Cameron Parish, Louisiana - 27 August 20206. Downed power lines due to Hurricane Laura7. Damaged homeSTORYLINE:The head of the National Hurricane Center says the 2021 hurricane season will likely be above average again."If you think about since 2017, you think about '18, '19 and '20, it's just been busy all all above average year," said Ken Graham, Director of the National Hurricane Center Director. "So as a result, the pattern looks the same. So we're really looking at some sort of hurricane season in 2021 that probably will be above average again."He says six years in a row systems have developed before the traditional hurricane season."It's one of these things that where we're warmer, the oceans have been prime, everything has really come together before the season. Most of those storms aren't very strong, but they still could bring heavy rainfall that could still bring those gusty winds and some of that storm surge. … But we're still looking at the strongest storms in that August, September, October time frame."===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. The head of the National Hurricane Center says the 2021 hurricane season will likely be above average again. (May 14) National Hurricane Center: Expect busy season