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Almost six months ahead of the 2015 Hurricane Season, a Florida-based Hurricane Prediction Company is predicting a very active season.

Global Weather Oscillations (GWO), a hurricane cycle prediction company in Ocala, Florida, says "The 2015 Atlantic Basin hurricane season will be the most active and dangerous in at least 3 years, and the next 3 seasons will be the most dangerous in 10 years."

Chief Executive Officer David Dilley says GWO has issued "the most accurate predictions of any organization 6 years running, and GWO is the only organization to predict the correct number of hurricanes in 2014 and that an El Niño would not form."

GWO issues predictions based on its "patent pending" Climate Pulse Technology developed by Dilley. GWO currently has 11 U.S. prediction zones from New England to Texas, and the Philippine Islands in the western Pacific. He also issues accurate predictions for El Niño events and other climate cycles.

Dilley says that while the past two hurricane seasons (2013 and 2014) were dominated by hostile upper atmospheric winds that suppressed tropical activity, the next few years will enter a natural "Climate Pulse Enhancement Cycle" that will be favorable for more active and intense hurricane seasons.

The Atlantic Basin experiences on the average 11 to 12 named storms, six hurricanes and three major hurricanes. GWO predicts the 2015 hurricane season to be a little above average and more dangerous, with 14 named storms, eight hurricanes and three major hurricanes. In addition; GWO is predicting three Hurricane Hot Spots along the U.S. coastline that are at high risk for hurricane activity this year, with at least one major hurricane likely.

Interests in Hurricane and Storm activity will await other predictions from the Gray/Klotzback team from the Tropical Meteorology Projects Forecasts at Colorado State University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) sometime in April.

It is however not too early to begin robust preparedness activities ahead of the 2015 Hurricane Season which begins on June 1. (Supplied by Disaster Management Consultant Cecil Shillingford)


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