• Tropical Cyclones
    their homes (Ahrens). Even though cyclones are not always as strong or cause as much damage as Katrina it is important that we study how tropical cyclones develop. We can study tropical cyclones to improve predictions and help us prepare for the next devastating storm. Scientists have built computer models...
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  • Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Assessment in Bangladesh
    climate change in Bangladesh through tropical cyclones, storm surges, coastal erosion and back water effect. The possible increase in cyclone frequency in the Bay of Bengal, lying south of Bangladesh, due to climate change is looked at by analyzing the cyclone data for 119 yr. Both qualitative and quantitative...
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  • Geogs
    Hartley Grade: 12 C Geography assignment Tropical cyclone Mrs Reynard Uzair Hartley Grade: 12 C Geography assignment Tropical cyclone Mrs Reynard CONTENTS Pg. WHAT IS A TROPICAL CYCLONE? ...
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  • cyclones
    falls in), solar flares (where the sun reaches out at the earth and burns it), storm surge (where water piles up and then suddenly comes on land), thunderstorms (rain withlightning and thunder), tornadoes (currents of wind that break things), tsunami (where a wall of water comes on land), volcanoes (where lava from...
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  • bangladesh cyclones in 1991
    BANGLADESH CYCLONES IN 1991 1. INTRODUCTION A "Cyclonic Storm" or a "Cyclone" is an intense vortex or a whirl in the atmosphere with very strong winds circulating...
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  • Hurricane
    Hurricane (tropical Cyclone): A tropical cyclone is a rapidly-rotating storm system characterized by a low-pressure center, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain. Tropical cyclones typically form over large bodies of relatively warm water. They derive their...
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  • respect
    Winds , stroms and cyclones Air Pressure Air Pressure The pressure exerted by air on all bodies at all times in all directions is called air pressure. When air moves at high speeds, it creates a low pressure area.  The air inside a balloon exerts pressure in all directions, and makes it blow up...
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  • Orissa Supercyclones
    are endemic. The 1999 Orissa cyclone, also known as Cyclone 05B, and Paradip cyclone, was the deadliest Indian Ocean tropical cyclone since the 1991 Bangladesh cyclone and deadliest Indian storm since 1971. The storm made landfall just weeks after a Category 4 storm hit the same general area. Millions...
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  • Cyclones
    CYCLONES Cyclonic-force winds may be encountered all over the globe, but it is only above the warm seas of the tropics that a ripple of instability in the air can become a genuine cyclone, the deepest of all low-pressure weather systems. (Natural Disasters, 1995) What is a Cyclone? How...
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  • Hurricanes in Brief
    intensely violent storm systems. In meteorological terms, they are tropical cyclones that have maximum sustained winds of at least 120 km/h (75 mph). Atlantic and eastern Pacific storms are called hurricanes, from the West Indian huracan ("big wind"), whereas western Pacific storms are called typhoons...
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  • Report on Cyclone and Its Effects in Orissa in October 2010
    1999, a tropical disturbance formed in the South China Sea. As the system tracked westward, the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) issued a Tropical Cyclone Formation Alert (TCFA) out of concern that the system could significantly develop. When it failed to do so, the alert was discontinued. Then, on 25...
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  • weather
    A tropical cyclone is a rapidly-rotating storm system characterized by a low-pressure center, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain. Tropical cyclones typically form over large bodies of relatively warm water. They derive their energy from the evaporation of...
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  • Essay on History
    Chapter 7: Atmospheric Disturbances TOPICS The Impact of Storms on the Landscape Air Masses Characteristics Origin Classification Movement and Modification North American Air Masses Fronts Cold Fronts Warm Fronts Stationary Fronts ...
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  • The Impacts of Cyclone Tracy
    29/03/2012 Alia Huberman 29/03/2012 Cyclone Tracy – Anatomy of a Disaster 9.1 HSIE Australia’s Physical Environment Cyclone Tracy – Anatomy of a Disaster 9.1 HSIE Australia’s Physical Environment ...
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  • Tropical Cylclones
    TROPICAL CYCLONES A research paper submitted to the Department of Agriculture and Food Engineering Third Year- Section 1 by Tyler Buono First Semester, Academic Year 2012-2013 August, 2012 INTRODUCTION A tropical cyclone is a storm system characterized by a low-pressure center and numerous thunderstorms that...
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  • Personal Application of Bill Gates
    dangerous when it comes to tropical storms. Tropical cyclones can develop in the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea, the Pacific and Atlantic. They are born in moist tropical air. About every four to five days, a tropical wave of low pressure along with westerly winds. Some of these waves develop into tropical...
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  • Hurricanes
    A tropical cyclone is a storm system characterized by a large low-pressure center and numerous thunderstorms that produce strong winds and heavy rain. Tropical cyclones feed on heat released when moist air rises, resulting in condensation of water vapor contained in the moist air. They are fueled by...
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  • Hurracains
    of Florida and drifted westward. Early the next day it intensified into a tropical storm and began accelerating toward the northwest. As it approached the U.S. Gulf Coast, the cyclone attained maximum sustained winds estimated at 80 mph (130 km/h), corresponding to Category 1 status on the modern-day...
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  • Ghost Story Narritive
    ------------------------------------------------- Cyclone Rashmi From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cyclonic Storm Rashmi | Cyclonic storm (IMD) | Tropical Storm (SSHS) | | Cyclone Rashmi on 25-10-08 | Formed | October 25, 2008 | Dissipated | October 27, 2008 | Highest winds | 3-minute sustained: 85 km/h...
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  • Sidr
    Introduction Cyclone Sidr was the strongest named cyclone in the Bay of Bengal. It formed in the central Bay of Bengal, and quickly strengthened to reach peak 1-minute sustained winds of 260 km/h (160 mph), which would make it a Category-5 equivalent tropical cyclone on the Saffir-Simpson Scale. The storm eventually...
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