Today (September 10th) is the statistical peak day of the Atlantic hurricane season. The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Paulette, located over the central tropical Atlantic – and on Tropical Storm Rene, located over the eastern tropical Atlantic.
The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season has featured record activity, and is an ongoing event in the annual cycle of tropical cyclone formation. So far, a total of 18 tropical depressions, 17 tropical storms, 5 hurricanes and 1 major hurricane have developed.
The official Hurricane Season ends on November 30th.