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2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Find our 2018 Atlantic hurricane season page, featuring the latest forecasts and storm details, here.

Track the forecast for the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, with maps and data on every tropical depression, tropical storm and Atlantic hurricane that forms during the year. Find 2017 hurricane forecasts and a tropical storm tracking map below which will show live named storm information through the 2017 season. There are also links to recaps of storms so far this year, forecasts of seasonal tropical storm and hurricane activity for 2017, 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

2017 Hurricanes and Tropical Storms

As 2017 hurricanes and tropical storms form in the Atlantic basin or Caribbean each tropical storm name will become active and link to more information.

Arlene Bret Cindy Don Emily Franklin Gert
Harvey Irma Jose Katia Lee Maria Nate
Ophelia Philippe Rina Sean Tammy Vince Whitney

2017 Hurricane Season Predictions & Forecasts

These 2017 hurricane season forecasts provide a range of views and forecasts for the 2017 hurricane season from leading meteorologists. The 2017 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 14 – 19 5 – 9 2 – 5
Colorado State University 16 8 3
Tropical Storm Risk 17 7 3
Accuweather 11 – 15 6 – 9 3 – 4
Weatherbell 10 – 12 4 – 6 1 – 2
UK Met Office 13 8
The Weather Company 17 9 4
Artemis Average forecast
15 7 3
2017 Hurricane Season Actuals 17 10 6
1950 – 2016 long-term average
11 6 3
1981 – 2010 median
12 6.5 2
2007 – 2016 recent average
14 7 3

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

Five day Atlantic tropical weather outlook

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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