Thu Jun 20, 2013 4:00pm EDT —
Thu Jun 20, 2013 4:30pm EDT
Every Thursday at 4 p.m. EDT, we will be hosting a live show that we call AccuWeather LIVE. This week, our new interactive show will bring you up to date on the current weather and also hurricane season and the start of the astronomical summer.
Related: Last Week's AccuWeather LIVE Recap
To kick things off, Accuweather.com's Valerie Smock will discuss the "hot" debate regarding climate change and what it could mean for 2013's hurricane season.
Worried about another Sandy-like weather event? We'll have AccuWeather Senior Expert Evan Myers and Bernie Rayno chatting about what could be coming for the East Coast and the likelihood of being hit by another hurricane in the coming months.
We will also be hosting a special guest, Rob Eicher the weekend meteorologist for Orlando's FOX 35, who will provide even more insights into the current hurricane season.
To round things out, Mark Mancuso will be letting everyone know the top five weather factors to consider this summer, including the escalating hurricane season, the three named storms that have already made landfall in the U.S, the UV index and what it means for your summer outdoors time, the severe weather season coming to a close and what to expect with this years' already active wildfire season.