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When a hurricane strikes

Klein, John.

When a hurricane strikes

the book that"s a survival guide

by Klein, John.

  • 14 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Image Group Pub. in Deerfield Beach, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Hurricane protection -- United States.,
    • Hurricanes -- United States.,
    • Emergency management -- United States.,
    • Survival skills -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Klein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV635.5 .K54 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138 p. ;
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1442933M
      ISBN 101883626056
      LC Control Number93077910
      OCLC/WorldCa29914681

      Hurricane damage also greatly depends on whether the left or right side of a hurricane strikes a given area. The right side of a hurricane packs more punch because the wind speed and the hurricane's speed of motion complement one another there. On the left side, the hurricane's speed of motion subtracts from the wind speed.   Hurricane Dorian strikes Bahamas with record fury as Category 5 storm The storm is one for the record books. Hurricane Dorian crawls across the Bahamas. By RAMON ESPINOSA | September 1, at AM CDT - Updated September 3 at PM. McLEAN'S TOWN CAY, Bahamas (AP) — Hurricane Dorian struck the northern Bahamas as a catastrophic.

      1 Only the highest Saffir-Simpson Category to affect the U.S. has been used.. This is taken from NOAA Technical Memorandum NWS TPC THE DEADLIEST, COSTLIEST, AND MOST INTENSE UNITED STATES HURRICANES FROM TO (AND OTHER FREQUENTLY REQUESTED HURRICANE FACTS). hurricane, tropical cyclone in which winds attain speeds greater than 74 mi ( km) per hr. Wind speeds gust over mi ( km) per hr in some hurricanes. The term is often restricted to those storms occurring over the N Atlantic Ocean; the identical phenomenon occurring over the W Pacific Ocean is called a typhoon; around Australia and over the Indian Ocean, a tropical cyclone.

      From my book blog The Hurricane is a classic tale of survival in the South Seas. It was written in by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall (authors of /5.   Hurricane Dorian strikes Bahamas with record fury as Category 5 storm The storm is one for the record books. unlike during the chaotic run-up to Hurricane .


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