Hurricane Summary POSTED: March 13, 2015 10:12 a.m.
2015 North Atlantic Hurricane Season Begins June 1
The 2015 North Atlantic hurricane season begins June 1.
The 2014 season featured nine total depressions, eight of which became named systems and six of which went on to become hurricanes. The strongest hurricane of the season was Gonzalo, which peaked
at a maximum sustained wind speed of 145 mph.
The first storm of the season, Hurricane Arthur, made landfall along the North Carolina Outer Banks near Cape Lookout in early July.
By AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Dan Pydynowski