Hurricanes

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Hurricanes

  1. 1. HURRICANES By: Ethan Zheng
  2. 2. What is a hurricane? <ul><li>strong tropical storm (cyclone) </li></ul><ul><li>storm that spins water </li></ul><ul><li>has strong winds </li></ul><ul><li>usually has heavy rain </li></ul><ul><li>made in warm weather </li></ul>
  3. 3. How is a hurricane made? <ul><li>1. Needs a warm atmosphere; temperature needs to be 83°F or warmer </li></ul><ul><li>2. Winds flowing up, making air go up </li></ul><ul><li>3. Winds flowing out of storm, letting air from below to rise </li></ul><ul><li>4. Humid air to make storm clouds </li></ul><ul><li>5. Small winds outside hurricane to move it around and make it grow </li></ul>
  4. 4. Hurricane = 83°F Humid Air~
  5. 5. Why is a hurricane dangerous? <ul><li>can make tornadoes </li></ul><ul><li>knock down buildings </li></ul><ul><li>windows can shatter </li></ul><ul><li>flooding from rain </li></ul>
  6. 7. “Hurricane Destruction” <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9VpwmtnOZc </li></ul>Please copy and paste link above into address bar to view the video.
  7. 8. Hurricane Katrina <ul><li>deadliest hurricane that happened on Earth </li></ul><ul><li>was in New Orleans, Louisiana </li></ul><ul><li>killed more than 1,800 people! </li></ul><ul><li>Katrina rose higher than 30 ft. </li></ul><ul><li>destroyed hundreds of buildings and homes </li></ul>
  8. 10. Katrina Extreme: Mississippi Destruction <ul><li>http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/news/culture-places-news/katrina-mississippi-destruction-vin.html </li></ul>Please copy and paste link above into address bar to view the video.

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