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Monday marks official start of hurricane season


The Atlantic hurricane season begins today NPR's Rebecca Hersher reports federal forecasters are expecting an above average number of storms this year forecasters expect three to six major hurricanes with wind speeds of one hundred ten miles per hour but they weren't even relatively weak storms can be deadly climate change is causing sea levels to rise and many storms are also dumping more rain which means flood risk is going up in much of the U. S. NPR's Rebecca Hersher

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