Virginia Water Radio’s latest episode, for the week of May 23, 2016, is “After Hurricane Alex’s Unusual January Appearance, Atlantic Tropical Storm Season 2016 Officially Begins June 1.” The 3 min./44 sec. episode, available online at http://www.virginiawaterradio.org/2016/05/episode-317-5-23-16-after-hurricane.html, is Water Radio’s annual preview of the upcoming Atlantic tropical storm season, featuring the names planned for this year’s storms.
The first 2016 Atlantic tropical storm, a very early arrival: Hurricane Alex over the Azore Islands (in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Portugal) at 9:20 a.m. EST on January 15, 2016. Photo taken from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Web site, http://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2016/alex-atlantic-ocean, 5/20/16. Photo credits: Jeff Schmaltz, NASA, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Virginia Water Radio’s is a weekly broadcast/podcast produced by the Virginia Water Resources Research Center. The home page is http://www.virginiawaterradio.org. Have a listen or two!