La Nina prediction strengthens foreca...

La Nina prediction strengthens forecast for busy hurricane seas...

There are 16 comments on the Orlando Sentinel story from Sep 6, 2007, titled La Nina prediction strengthens forecast for busy hurricane seas.... In it, Orlando Sentinel reports that:

La Nina is developing in the Pacific Ocean, and that cooling of waters generally brings a more active Atlantic hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday.

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Bill

Delray Beach, FL

#1 Sep 6, 2007
And maybe if we sprinkle pixie dust we will have more storms. really, when are they going to stop trying to justify their earlier predictions. It is one thing to not have the terrible storms they predicted, but continuing to justify what they said earlier just makes people trust them even less than they already do. Real storms should be spoken about, not WHAT IF'S. When the storms become reality and then threaten people then start to throw out the information, not we might have's.
Shaking my head

Allen, TX

#2 Sep 6, 2007
Bill wrote:
And maybe if we sprinkle pixie dust we will have more storms. really, when are they going to stop trying to justify their earlier predictions. It is one thing to not have the terrible storms they predicted, but continuing to justify what they said earlier just makes people trust them even less than they already do. Real storms should be spoken about, not WHAT IF'S. When the storms become reality and then threaten people then start to throw out the information, not we might have's.
I agree whole heartedly. The only ones that will be jumping on thier bandwagon will be the insurance companies justifing all the rate increases or policy dumping. We must protect thier profits.

Since: Apr 07

Eddyville, KY

#3 Sep 6, 2007
Bill, I agree with you in entirety. NOAA and the Sentinel are glooms of doom. I really question my sanity because I read the local newspaper. Unfortunately it is the only one in town. Well, maybe not, there is always the National Enquirer to pick up on local and world happenings. They have also predicted a terrible season as did the Sentinel. Perhaps they have the same editor!
Bill wrote:
And maybe if we sprinkle pixie dust we will have more storms. really, when are they going to stop trying to justify their earlier predictions. It is one thing to not have the terrible storms they predicted, but continuing to justify what they said earlier just makes people trust them even less than they already do. Real storms should be spoken about, not WHAT IF'S. When the storms become reality and then threaten people then start to throw out the information, not we might have's.

“PROUD TO BE CHRISTIAN”

Since: Mar 07

Batesville, AR

#4 Sep 6, 2007
I agree with all y'all on this 1
Fantasyland

Titusville, FL

#5 Sep 6, 2007
MAYBE, POSSIBLY, yadayadayadayadayada
make up you mind

AOL

#6 Sep 6, 2007
cooling of waters generally brings a more active Atlantic hurricane

Then what this crap about warm waters means stronger hurricanes??????????
rac6886

Orlando, FL

#7 Sep 6, 2007
Expected hurricanes up, expected hurricanes down, more active season, less active season... WHATEVER!

Wake me when a hurricane is about to hit Central FL....
Chris

Orlando, FL

#8 Sep 6, 2007
make up you mind wrote:
cooling of waters generally brings a more active Atlantic hurricane
Then what this crap about warm waters means stronger hurricanes??????????
Cooling of PACIFIC waters...

Since: Aug 07

Lincolnshire, IL

#9 Sep 6, 2007
Unbelievable that this was such a headline on the web...
Meg

Washington, DC

#10 Sep 6, 2007
Shaking my head wrote:
<quoted text>
I agree whole heartedly. The only ones that will be jumping on thier bandwagon will be the insurance companies justifing all the rate increases or policy dumping. We must protect thier profits.
I absolutely agree. Don't get me wrong, I couldn't not be HAPPIER that we are having a quiet season thus far, but for the love of GOD, who is doing who between those 2 institutions? Talk about justification for rape AND pillage.
2cents

Roy, UT

#11 Sep 6, 2007
The rest of the season will be high in the low to mid-uppers with a 50% chance.
Shaking my head

Allen, TX

#12 Sep 6, 2007
2cents wrote:
The rest of the season will be high in the low to mid-uppers with a 50% chance.
LMAO! Same ole crap everyday!
MAKE UP YOUR MIND

United States

#13 Sep 6, 2007
Chris wrote:
<quoted text>
Cooling of PACIFIC waters...
La Niña is developing in the Pacific Ocean, and that cooling of waters generally brings a more active Atlantic hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday.
I BELEIVE IT SAYS MORE ACTIVE ATLANTIC HURRICANES. WHAT DO PACIFIC WATERS HAVE TO DO WITH ATLANTIC WATERS!
Chris

Orlando, FL

#14 Sep 6, 2007
MAKE UP YOUR MIND wrote:
<quoted text>
La Niña is developing in the Pacific Ocean, and that cooling of waters generally brings a more active Atlantic hurricane season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday.
I BELEIVE IT SAYS MORE ACTIVE ATLANTIC HURRICANES. WHAT DO PACIFIC WATERS HAVE TO DO WITH ATLANTIC WATERS!
Do you know enough about the issue to claim that they don't?
Pooh-Bah

White House, TN

#15 Sep 6, 2007
Dear Hurricane God, Please take my neighbor's fence this time and leave mine alone. I offer you all the roofs in Baldwin Park as fair exchange. Thank you.
buttermilk

Palm Bay, FL

#16 Sep 6, 2007
And maybe if we all hold hands and wish really hard we can end world hunger, and if we would just understand the terrorists point of view they would like us then, and if we would just be nicer to everyone else we could end all of the violent crime in the world.

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