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Tropical cyclone - Wikipedia

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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 ...

Hurricanes - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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Contains what a hurricane needs to form, stages of a hurricane, and safety tips.

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 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 | 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.

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 Matthew Recap: Destruction From the Caribbean to the ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... Matthew was a deadly and destructive hurricane from the Caribbean to the United States.

Hurricanes - BrainPOP

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In this educational animated movie about Science learn about cyclones, storms, typhoons, disaster, weather, wind, and rain.

Official Carolina Hurricanes Website | NHL.com

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The most up-to-date breaking news for the Carolina Hurricanes including highlights, roster, schedule, scores and archives.

Hurricanes | UCAR Center for Science Education

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

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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.