Hurricane season in Jamaica starts on June 1 and ends on Nov. 30. Satellite weather forecasts work to allow tourists and island dwellers adequate time to take precautions when hurricanes approach during those months. More »

Researchers at Florida State University found that Jamaica experienced landfalls of the eye of a hurricane 12 times between 1886-1995, an average of once every nine years. Jamaica was threatened by hurricanes 80 times du... More »

Hurricane Sandy began on Oct. 22, 2012, and ended on Nov. 2, 2012. On October 22, the hurricane began to develop in the western Caribbean Sea and strengthened quickly. It was classified as a tropical storm on the same da... More » Science Weather & Tides Storms

Hurricane season begins on June 1 and ends on Nov. 30 for Florida and the rest of the Atlantic coast. Hurricanes can form in May and into December, but most tropical activity occurs during the established season. More »

The length of the hurricane season is June 1 to Nov. 30 for the Atlantic, but it begins on May 15 for the Eastern Pacific. Hurricanes build up over warm water in the ocean and gain strength to make landfall. More »

Hurricane season in the Bahamas officially lasts from June 1 to November 30. However, hurricanes are largely unpredictable and happen sporadically in the Bahamas. While rare, hurricanes before June and after November do ... More »

Hurricane season in Hawaii is from June through November. Hurricanes, however, are a rare occurrence in Hawaii. As of September of 2014, the last time a Category 4 hurricane hit Hawaii was Hurricane Iniki in 1992. More »