Colorado State and NOAA issue annual predictions concerning that year’s hurricane season. Colorado State issues an extended range forecast, while NOAA issues an outlook, the difference being NOAA’s numbers are intended more as a general guide for the upcoming season and not an official forecast. NOAA also does not make hurricane landfall predictions.
Colorado State predicts a slightly below average hurricane season in 2018. NOAA’s outlook indicates a near to above average hurricane season. You can access Colorado State’s predictions here and NOAA’s outlook here.