Severe weather refers to any dangerous meteorological phenomena with the
potential to cause ... Floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and thunderstorms are
considered to be the ... A long-lived tornado gen...
While hurricanes are more destructive to large communities, tornadoes are less
... up with little warning, hit very small areas very hard and then dissipate fairly
quickly. ... although some form and dissipate in 24 hours or less while others
Hurricanes are dangerous because they have high winds, torrential rains and ...
The storm surge often causes more damage than any other part of a hurricane.
Jun 7, 2013 ... Some of the strongest, deadliest and costliest storms to hit the U.S.. ... 8, 1900, a
powerful Category 4 storm, with sustained winds of more than 130 ... inundated
the whole of Galveston Island, as well as other portions of the ...
Aug 13, 2004 ... Hurricanes tend to cause much more destruction than tornadoes because ... to
2000 (and other Frequently Requested Hurricane Facts)" NOAA ...
Sep 17, 2004 ... Not only do they lash out with winds and rain, some also spin out deadly
tornadoes. ... Hurricanes, on the other hand, are powerful tropical storms that ...
Oklahoma City has been hit more often by tornadoes than any other U.S. ...
Tropical storm-force winds are strong enough to be dangerous to those caught in
them. ... In 2008, despite the fact that Hurricane Bertha was more than a 1,000
miles offshore, the storm resulted in rip currents ... Other Tropical Cyclone
Jun 2, 2014 ... Why Have Female Hurricanes Killed More People Than Male Ones ... directly if
male or female hurricanes would be more dangerous, the ... You can also find
other critical viewpoints at Mashable, Slate, and indeed, in some of ...
Oct 3, 2016 ... Hurricane Matthew Is The Most Dangerous Storm Since 2007 ... Winds blowing
much faster at high altitudes than in lower altitudes (a situation that ... Some
areas of Haiti are expected to get over 25 inches of rain with some isolated areas
... Other, human factors make the geography even more deadly.
Jun 2, 2014 ... Hurricanes with women's names seem to kill more than do those with men's. ...
hurricanes with feminine names are more dangerous than those with masculine
ones—is real. ... Some have higher wind speeds than others.