VIDEO - Report on season's expected activity

NOAA’s forecasters predict:

70-percent likelihood of 10 to 16 named storms (winds of 39 mph or higher), 5 to 9 could become hurricanes (winds of 74 mph or higher) 1 to 4 of them major hurricanes (category 3, 4 or 5; with winds of 111 mph or higher). An average hurricane season produces 12 named storms, of which 6 become hurricanes, including 3 major hurricanes.