According to the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, tropical storms form when warm, calm ocean waters create a convection current in the air above the surface. ...
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.
Tropical Storm Ana is the earliest tropical cyclone on record to make landfall in
the United States. An unusual pre-season system, Ana was the first tropical storm
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Definition: A tropical storm
is a tropical
cyclone with maximum sustained winds of at least 34 knots (39 mph or 63 kph). Tropical storms
are given official names once they reach these wind speeds. A tropical
cyclone has a defined cyclonic rotation and severe thunderst... More »
National Hurricane Center site providing detailed location and forecasting of
tropical storms and hurricanes.
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9 hours ago ... Tropical Storm Kevin Will Bring Rain to Southwest. Moisture from Tropical Storm
Kevin will bring rain for areas of Arizona and New Mexico.
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Aug 22, 2015 ... The system became a tropical depression on Tuesday morning, a tropical storm
on Tuesday afternoon then a hurricane during Thursday ...