The Atlantic Hurricane season ends this week, and it seems to have fallen short of earlier dire predictions. The 2005 season, with Hurricanes Rita and Katrina was far above normal, leading to some hasty predictions of intense storms to come. The last two seasons were much closer to normal, showing just how much random fluctuation there can be in a dynamic system like weather.

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