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Prepare! Godzilla Hurricane Season Predicted

Before It's News

August 18, 2016

Before It's News - Ten storms are predicted for the Pacific Ocean and 10 for the Atlantic between now and the end of the hurricane season there, December 1. Of those twenty storms, eleven are predicted to become hurricanes.

"Louisiana is always at risk of floods, naturally, but climate change is exacerbating that risk, weighting the dice against us," Katharine Hayhoe, a climate researcher at Texas Tech University, told Chris Mooney at The Washington Post. "How long will it be until we finally recognize that the dice are loaded?"

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