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A hurricane is a tropical cyclone with winds exceeding 74 miles per hour. Typhoons are the name given to these storms when they occur in the Eastern Hemisphere, usually in the western Pacific. Tropical depressions and tropical storms are tropical cyclones with lesser intensity.

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Hurricane Facts For Kids. Enjoy our fun hurricane facts for kids. Learn a range of interesting information about tropical storms, understand how they work, where ...

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Hurricanes are areas of low air pressure that form over oceans in tropical climate regions. bullet. Hurricanes are large storms with rotating winds. They form over ...

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Hurricanes facts: A hurricane is a form of tropical cyclone or severe tropical storm that occur in eastern Pacific Ocean, Caribbean Sea, southern Atlantic Ocean ...

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Jun 29, 2016 ... Here are seven extreme hurricane facts that you may not know.

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True Facts on hurricanes and the devestation they leave behind.

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Hurricanes are giant, spiraling tropical storms that can pack wind speeds of over 160 miles (257 kilometers) an hour and unleash more than 2.4 trillion gallons (9 ...

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Oct 6, 2016 ... WATCH: Hurricanes are massive storms with deadly force. Find out how they form, and what's being done to better predict their impact.

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There are six widely accepted conditions for hurricane development: 1. The first condition is that ocean waters must be above 26 degrees Celsius (79 degrees ...

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The 11 facts you want are below, and the sources for the facts are at the very bottom ... The deadliest U.S. hurricane on record was a Category 4 storm that hit the ...