4 edition of When a hurricane strikes found in the catalog.
When a hurricane strikes
|Statement||by John Klein.|
|LC Classifications||HV635.5 .K54 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||138 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||138|
|LC Control Number||93077910|
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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Erik Larson (Goodreads Author) (shelved 34 times as hurricane) avg rating — 44, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. Hurricane Strike!™ Hurricane Erin forms in the Atlantic Ocean, crosses the Florida peninsula, and then makes another landfall at Fort Walton Beach. During these days, the learner is introduced to many basic concepts of atmospheric science, climate, and geography, while also learning some important and possibly life-saving safety and.
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