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Boomerang: Could Hurricane Matthew Hit the US Twice?
Hurricane Matthew may boomerang on us: Will the Category 4 storm perform a dreaded 360-degree loop and head right back toward the U.S. East Coast?
Why Hurricane Categories Make A Big Difference
During a hurricane you usually hear meteorologists refer to its intensity by categories. If you don't know the difference between a category 1 and a category...
China tornado: Dozens die in Jiangsu province
A tornado has killed 51 people in eastern China and injured dozens more, Chinese state media say.
2 Tornadoes strike in Miami-Dade and Broward
The National Weather Service has confirmed that two tornadoes touched down in both Miami-Dade and Broward counties, Tuesday morning.
Hurricane Joaquin Lurks As Meteorologists Disagree Over Threat to U.S.
Joaquin strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane Wednesday. On that, the meteorologists agree. But the precarious path that the storm will take in the coming days — belting the East Coast or straying ...
Three Category 4 Hurricanes In The Pacific Ocean At The Same Time Make History
A very rare meteorological event occurred Saturday evening into early Sunday morning when three Category 4 hurricanes were ongoing simultaneously in the Pacific Ocean. At 11 p.m. EDT Saturday, Hurican...
'Unbelievable destruction' reported in Tropical Cyclone Pam's wake
The Australian Red Cross said via Twitter that "humanitarian needs will be enormous. Many people have lost their homes. Shelter, food and water (are) urgent priorities" in Port Vila. Meteorologists s...
Tiny Plankton Could Steer Giant Hurricanes
Microscopic plants less than half a centimeter across may be able to change the paths of 300-mile-wide tropical storms, due to their ability to change the color of the surface of the sea ...
Tornado - Tornado in a Can
If you can't bring the scientist to the tornado, bring the tornado to the scientist. Naked Science: Twister Outbreak :
Tropical cyclone
A fascinating look at how a little girl walking in the sand of the African desert could cause a hurricane 4000 miles away in the USA. Great video from BBC sh...
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Tornado - YouTube
Jun 26, 2007 ... Derek and I going to Alberta, a tornado appeared RIGHT in front of us... No zoom was used Manitoba Canada **UPDATE** bigpowerfulpeople ...
Extratropical cyclone
This animation shows an extratropical cyclone developing over the United States, starting late on October 25 and running through October 27, 2010.Extratropical cyclones, sometimes called mid-latitud...
Extratropical cyclone - Wikipedia
A nor’easter (also northeaster; see below) is a macro-scale storm along the upper East Coast of the United States and Atlantic Canada; it gets its name from the direction the wind is coming in from th...
Nor'easter - Wikipedia
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. Depending on its locatio...
Tropical cyclone - Wikipedia
Boomerang: Could Hurricane Matthew Hit the US Twice?
Hurricane Matthew may boomerang on us: Will the Category 4 storm perform a dreaded 360-degree loop and head right back toward the U.S. East Coast?
Alberta clipper
An Alberta clipper (also known as a Canadian Clipper) is a fast moving low pressure area which generally affects the central provinces of Canada and parts of the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes regions ...
Alberta clipper - Wikipedia
Subtropical ridge
The subtropical ridge, also known as horse latitudes, is a significant belt of high pressure situated around the latitudes of 30°N in the Northern Hemisphere and 30°S in the Southern Hemisphere. It is...
Subtropical ridge - Wikipedia
Geostrophic wind
The geostrophic wind (/dʒiːɵˈstrɒfɨk/ or /dʒiːɵˈstroʊfɨk/) is the theoretical wind that would result from an exact balance between the Coriolis effect and the pressure gradient force. This condition ...
South England flood of February 1287
In February 1287 a storm hit the southern coast of England with such ferocity that whole areas of coastline were redrawn. Silting up and cliff collapses led to towns that had stood by the sea finding ...
South England flood of February 1287 - Wikipedia
Mesoscale convective vortex
A mesoscale convective vortex (MCV) is a low-pressure center within an mesoscale convective system (MCS) that pulls winds into a circling pattern, or vortex. With a core only 30 to 60 miles (97 ...
Mesoscale convective vortex - Wikipedia
Tropical cyclone seasonal forecasting
Tropical cyclone seasonal forecasting is the process of predicting the number of tropical cyclones in one of the world's seven tropical cyclone basins during a particular tropical cyclone season. In t...
Genoa low
A Genoa low (also known as Genoa Cyclogenesis, Ligurian Depression, or V(5)-track cyclone) is a cyclone that forms or intensifies from a pre-existing cyclone to the south of the Alps over the Gulf of ...
Genoa low - Wikipedia