Forecasters predict 11 named storms for Atlantic hurricane season
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas —
Forecasters are predicting 11 named storms during the Atlantic hurricane season this year, including four hurricanes and two major hurricanes.
One forecast, from Accuweather, is predicting three major hurricanes. It warns at least one could be "high-impact" like Hurricane Matthew last year, which killed more than 1,000 people.
Thursday, meteorologists from across the nation, including our Chief Meteorologist Alex Garcia, gathered at South Padre Island for the release of the upcoming hurricane forecast.
Our Camilla Rambaldi was there and shares what we can expect.