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Klotzbach-Gray: Only two hurricanes this season

Klotzbach-Gray: Only two hurricanes this season

Already calling for a slow hurricane season, Phil Klotzbach and William Gray on Tuesday revised their prediction downward to include only two hurricanes in eight named storms. The two Colorado State Univeristy climatologists in late July projected three hurricanes in eight named storms. They continue to predict one of the hurricanes will be major, but now call for only a 12 percent chance of a major storm striking the U.S. East Coast -- down from 15 percent in their earlier outlook. If their forecast holds, it would translate to only five more systems emerging during the remainder of the season, which runs through November 30. "We continue to foresee a well below-average 2015...

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