How Are Typhoons Formed?

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Storms forming over the ocean draw up water. The air begins to swirl as the air heats up, evaporating more water, which creates more heat. This creates circular causal chain of water, evaporation, heat and more evaporation and more water, eventually forming a typhoon.
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Typhoons are similar to hurricanes except that typhoons form in the Pacific ocean. It is formed by a combination of water vapor and thermal energy.You can find more information here
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Typhoons and hurricanes are both the same thing, strong tropical cyclones, only in different parts of the world. Such storms start out as disorganized clusters of thunderstorms called
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Typhoons form when moisture evaporates from the ocean and rises until it reaches large quantities of heated air in the atmosphere, according to the Center for Educational Technologies
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Typhoons are hurricanes, just a different name.
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Tropical cyclones form over warm, tropical oceans.
The combination of heat and moisture, along with the right wind conditions, can create a new tropical cyclone.
A typhoon is a tropical cyclone, and most of them form in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It's a storm that has built up velocity by the basins in the ocean. You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_typhoon
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