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Atlantic Hurricane Season of 2003

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Abstract

The 2003 Atlantic hurricane season is described. The season was very active, with 16 tropical storms, 7 of which became hurricanes. There were 49 deaths directly attributed to this year’s tropical cyclones.

Corresponding author address: Miles B. Lawrence, National Hurricane Center, 11691 S.W. 17 St., Miami, FL 33165-2149. Email: miles.b.lawrence@noaa.gov

Abstract

The 2003 Atlantic hurricane season is described. The season was very active, with 16 tropical storms, 7 of which became hurricanes. There were 49 deaths directly attributed to this year’s tropical cyclones.

Corresponding author address: Miles B. Lawrence, National Hurricane Center, 11691 S.W. 17 St., Miami, FL 33165-2149. Email: miles.b.lawrence@noaa.gov

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