NOAA to Issue 2010 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook

NOAA will release its initial seasonal outlook for the 2010 Atlantic hurricane season during a press conference on May 27 in Washington, D.C. NOAA Administrator Dr. Jane Lubchenco will discuss the outlook with FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate highlighting the critical need for storm preparedness.

WHAT:                

Press conference announcing NOAA’s 2010 Atlantic hurricane season outlook.

WHEN:                

Thursday, May 27, 2010; 10am ET

WHERE:           

National Press Club - 13th Floor; Murrow Room
529 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20045

Media may also participate via conference call. To obtain the number and passcode please e-mail Susan.Buchanan@noaa.gov.

WHO:        

Dr. Jane Lubchenco, under secretary of commerce for oceans and atmosphere and NOAA administrator

Craig Fugate, administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency

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