- Hurricanes can travel up to 600 miles at a time.
- Wind speeds for a hurricane can get up to seventy five to two hundred miles per hour.
- Winds that are greater than thirty nine miles per hour are considered tropical storms.
- A hurricane is considered a hurricane when the winds reach seventy five miles per hour.
- Hurricanes have an eye where everything meets.
- Hurricanes have three different parts.
- A hurricane is just a swirling gust of winds.
- Meteorologist are able to tract and predict the hurricanes.
- Hurricanes only need five things to make it stronger.
- Most hurricanes travel and move, instead of staying in one place.
- The gust winds of a hurricane can pick things up.
- Hurricanes go through different stages.
- The stages are based on the winds.
- There are different types of tropical cyclones.
- Winds go out, letting air below to go up when a hurricane is developing.
- Hurricanes are normally directed by easterly winds.
- The winds of the hurricane rotate cyclonically.
- A breeze will be blowing in the direction of the storm clouds to indicate a hurricane.
- Tropical cyclones describe the intensity of the hurricane.
- Some hurricanes are given a name based on location or sometimes intensity.
- Its important to be prepared safety wise for after a hurricane.
- Hurricanes are more dangerous is some places.
- Hurricanes can bring debris.
- They can also cause death tolls.
- Millions of dollars are need for the cost of damage repairs after a hurricane most of the time.
- Hurricanes have been recorded all over the world.
- There are hurricanes that form on land and some on water.
- Violent winds from hurricanes can flip cars and cause other damage.
- Different temperatures in an area can increase the energy of the storm.
- Natural disasters cause a lot of rain most times.
- The higher the rate of the hurricane is, the higher risk of bad damage there will be.
- The activity of hurricanes changes by season.
- Hurricane season is the beginning of June to the end of November.
- Hurricanes can normally last for a week or longer.
- Climate change and hurricanes share a relationship.
- It is possible for you to minimize injury.
- There are safety laws that you have to preform.
- You cannot be exposed to contaminated flood water after a hurricane.
- Communities work together to help clean up the left debris.
- There are certain people you have to call when there is excess damage.
- When a hurricane occurs the sea level normally rises.
- Hurricanes cause flooding in some areas.
- Hurricanes cannot form near the equator do to the lack of Coriolis Force.
- Flooding also occurs when a hurricane is by or near an ocean or lake.
- Thunder storms actually happen on 200 days per year.
- All that a natural disaster is, is a disturbed state of the atmosphere.
- Hurricanes are rated one to five as in one being not bad and five being really bad.
- If the hurricane starts on water then land reaction can cause it to gradually go away.
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