In the western North Pacific, hurricanes are called typhoons; similar storms in the Indian Ocean and South Pacific Ocean are called cyclones.
Anatomy of a Hurricane Typical hurricanes are about 300 miles wide although they can vary considerably in size. The eye at a hurricane's center is a relatively calm, ...
Name: _____ Hurricanes: Nature's Wildest Storms by Erin Ryan You may already know that hurricanes are major tropical storms that can cause devastating waves, wind, and rain.
Historical information on all known Texas hurricanes from the sixteenth century to the present. It also contains links to other hurricane history-related sites.
370 MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW DECEXBER 1054 HURRICANES OF 1954 WALTER R. DAVIS Weather Bureau Office, Miami, Fla. GENERAL SUMMARY A feature of the 1954 hurricane season, as in 1953 [l] was the pronounced meridional movement of the four major hurricanes, which can be seen by inspection of figure 1.
Do not focus on the eye or the track-hurricanes are immense systems that can move in complex patterns that are difficult to predict. Be prepared for changes in size, ...
8 MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW JANUARY 1951 HURRICANES OF THE 1950 SEASON GRADY NORTON Weather Bureau Offlce, Miami, Fla. GENERAL SUMMARY The hurricane season of 1950 was an active one in the Atlantic.
FAMOUS HURRICANES OF THE 20th AND 21st CENTURY IN THE UNITED STATES (1900 through 2008) ***Note: Central landfall pressure values adjusted from Reanalysis data*** http://www.aoml. noaa.gov/hrd/data_sub/re_anal.html 1.
... What was the most number of hurricanes occurring in the Atlantic basin at the same time? Four hurricanes occurred simultaneously on two occasions.