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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, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain. Depending on its locati...

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 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 ...

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 | 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.

Information on Hurricanes and Tropical Storms for young people

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Hurricanes and Tropical Storms Introduction A Hurricane, like other natural disasters, is one that we all pause to listen to each time we hear of it on the news.

Carolina Hurricanes: The Official Web Site

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Official site includes news, team, schedule, tickets, arena, merchandise, and hockey 101.

Hurricanes | UCAR Center for Science Education

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Pictures and descriptions of how hurricanes form, and how they impact our lives.

Hurricanes 2016 - News, Articles, Information and Facts - LiveScience

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Find out everything there is to know about hurricanes and stay updated on the latest news with the comprehensive articles, interactive features and pictures of ...

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 ...

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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.