Environment - Still more hurricanes forecast for this season
AccuWeather.com chief hurricane meteorologist Joe Bastardi increased his original forecast of 16 to 18 storms to 18 to 21, with six hurricanes, two or three of which will have major landfalls. As many as three other tropical systems have the potential to track close enough to the spill to impact cleanup and other operations, as well as other oil rigs in the Gulf. Bastardi predicts the time period between Aug. 15 and Oct. 15 will be most active. Read the story in TradeOnly Online.