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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 ...

Hurricanes - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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Each hurricane usually lasts for over a week, moving 10-20 miles per hour over the open ocean. Hurricanes gather heat and energy through contact with warm ...

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.

Hurricane Facts, Hurricane Information, Hurricane Videos, Hurricane ...

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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 ...

Hurricanes 101 - National Geographic

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WATCH: Find out how hurricanes form and what's being done to better predict their impact.

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.

Hurricanes - Hurricane - Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science

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Hurricanes are an awesome force of nature, capable of causing tremendous damage. Over the last 20 years scientists have developed new tools and methods ...

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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.