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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.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoon

A typhoon is a mature tropical cyclone that develops in the western part of the North Pacific Ocean between 180° and 100°E. This region is referred to as the ...

climatechange.cornell.edu/what-is-the-difference-between-a-typhoon-and-a-hurricane

Jonathan Comstock, research support specialist in the Department of Horticulture , replies: 'Typhoon' and 'hurricane' are regional names for the same kind of ...

oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/cyclone.html

Oct 10, 2014 ... Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons are all the same weather phenomenon; we just use different names for these storms in different places.

thevane.gawker.com/what-is-the-difference-between-a-cyclone-typhoon-and-1617803648

Aug 7, 2014 ... One of the biggest sticking points when it comes to weather forecasts is the public's confusion over the terms "hurricane," "typhoon," and ...

www.bbc.com/newsround/24879162

Mar 29, 2017 ... Hurricanes, cyclones and typhoons are all tropical storms. They are all the same thing but are given different names depending on where they ...

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Nov 8, 2013 ... It's one of, if not, the strongest storm ever recorded on the planet. Super Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines with winds touching 235 ...

www.openhazards.com/faq/hurricanes-tropical-cyclones-and-typhoons/what-typhoon

A typhoon is a type of large storm system having a circular or spiral system of violent winds, typically hundreds of kilometers or miles in diameter. The winds ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/typhoon-hurricane-cyclone-heres-the-difference

Nov 11, 2013 ... A powerful typhoon hit the Philippines on Friday before heading toward Vietnam.

www.cnn.com/videos/weather/2016/08/01/typhoons-vs-hurricanes-chad-myers.cnn

Aug 1, 2016 ... Chad Myers explains the difference between a typhoon and a hurricane.