How Is a Cyclone Formed?

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Cyclones are formed from thunderstorms. But they also need warm ocean water, and high humidity in the lower and mid troposphere. Cyclones begin as a tropical depression, which, with the right sea temperature and humidity can increase in strength to cyclone size. You can find more information here: http://earthsci.org/flood/J_Flood04/cyclone/cyclone.html
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Tropical cyclones form where heat and moisture from the surface of the ocean interact with a wind pattern that spirals air inward. The water vapor condenses into storm clouds which are further fueled by the heat and wind.
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