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2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season

This is our 2016 page, view the 2017 season page here.

Track the forecast for the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, with data on every tropical depression, tropical storm and Atlantic hurricane that forms during the year. Find 2016 hurricane forecasts and a tropical storm tracking map below which will show live named storm information through the 2016 season. There are also links to recaps of storms so far this year, forecasts of seasonal tropical storm and hurricane activity for 2016, satellite images of the Atlantic, information from the U.S. National Hurricane Center about the current tropical conditions and links to other useful hurricane season data sources. If you find this page useful please bookmark it so you can return easily and also share it with your contacts.


Hurricane and tropical storm tracking map

2016 Hurricanes and Tropical Storms

As 2016 hurricanes and tropical storms form in the Atlantic basin or Caribbean each tropical storm name will become active and link to more information.

Alex Bonnie Colin Danielle Earl Fiona Gaston
Hermine Ian Julia Karl Lisa Matthew Nicole
Otto Paula Richard Shary Tobias Virginie Walter

2016 Hurricane Season Predictions & Forecasts

These 2016 hurricane season forecasts provide a range of views and forecasts for the 2016 hurricane season from leading meteorologists. The 2016 hurricane forecast table will be updated throughout the year as updates are published and storms occur. If you would like to add your forecast information please contact us.

Forecaster Named storms Hurricanes Major hurricanes
NOAA 12 – 17 5 – 8 2 – 4
Colorado State University 15 6 2
Tropical Storm Risk 15 7 3
Accuweather 14 8 4
Weatherbell (Joe Bastardi) 11 – 14 6 – 8 2 – 5
UK Met Office 14 8
The Weather Company 15 9 4
Artemis Average forecast
14.3 7.4 3.3
1981 – 2010 average
12 6.5 2
2016 Hurricane Season Actuals 15 7 4









Landfall probabilities for hurricanes and tropical storms

United States Landfalling Hurricane Probability Project
From the Tropical Meteorology Research Project at Colorado State University and the GeoGraphics Laboratory at Bridgewater State University

Satellite images for tropical Atlantic and Caribbean

Atlantic Satellite

Caribbean Satellite

Current Tropical
Surface Features

24hr Forecast
Tropical Surface Features

24hr Tropical Winds

Current Atlantic Conditions

Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook
From the U.S. National Hurricane Center

Atlantic Tropical Weather Discussion
From the U.S. National Hurricane Center

Atlantic hurricane season and tropical storm archives – pages from previous years with details of each storm of each season.

Useful hurricane season resources

Map of U.S. and Gulf of Mexico Energy Infrastructure with Real-time Storm Information
From the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Extremely useful source of storm surge data, including interactive maps, peak surge maps and data. From the Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program (SCIPP)

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