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Tropical cyclone

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A tropical cyclone is a rapidly rotating storm system characterized by a low- pressure center, .... The upper circulation of strong hurricanes extends into the tropopause of the atmosphere, which at ...

National Hurricane Center

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Official source for world-wide tropical predictions, current satellite images in infrared and visual spectra, storm advisories, warnings, marine and coastal hazard ...

Hurricane 2016 - AccuWeather.com

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AccuWeather.com's Hurricane Center offers everything you need for tracking hurricane season 2016. Download tracking maps, research hurricane facts, and ...

Hurricane Central - weather.com

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Monitor tropical storms and hurricanes and get storm safety and preparedness tips with Hurricane Central from weather.com and The Weather Channel.

Hurricanes | Ready.gov

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This page explains what actions to take when you receive a hurricane watch or warning alert from the National Weather Service for your local area.

Hurricanes & Tropical Cyclones | Weather Underground

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Comprehensive warning statements, satellite images, and storm projections from the University of Michigan.

Intellicast - Hurricane

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Tropical Cyclone (Hurricane) Tropical cyclone is a storm system characterized by a low pressure center and numerous thunderstorms that produce strong winds ...

Hurricanes and Tropical Storms (Hurricane Sandy) - The New York ...

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News about hurricanes and tropical storms. Commentary and archival information about hurricanes and tropical storms from The New York Times.

Unisys Weather - Hurricane / Tropical Data

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Central source for a wealth of hurricane and cyclone information from around the world including enhanced satellite images, graphical maps, streaming video ...

Hurricanes 2016 - News, Articles, Information and Facts - Live Science

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News and articles about hurricanes, plus information and facts about how hurricanes form, why they are so destructive and hurricane risks.

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Hurricanes and Tropical Storms
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.