2013 Hurricane Webinar Series for Educators
Join Dr. Rick Knabb for a look at the challenges of forecasting Hurricane Sandy
Please join the Hurricanes: Science and Society (HSS) team at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography for the 2013 Hurricane Educators Webinar Series. This series of three, 1-hour webinars will focus on current topics in tropical cyclones and preparation for the upcoming 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
Forecasting Hurricane SandyDr. Rick Knabb, Director of the National Hurricane CenterHurricane Sandy was a classic, late-season storm that would become the deadliest and most destructive hurricane of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season. Preliminary U.S. damage estimates for Sandy are over $50 billion, making it the second-costliest cyclone, only behind Hurricane Katrina, in U.S. history. Join Dr. Knabb for a look at the challenges of forecasting Hurricane Sandy, Tuesday, May 21 at 4:30 pm ET.