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50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
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50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
50 years of Fury   Hurricanes of the North Atlantic
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50 years of Fury Hurricanes of the North Atlantic

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Scientists say hurricanes are getting more severe because of global warming. What do you think? Here's 50 years of hurricane data to ponder.

Scientists say hurricanes are getting more severe because of global warming. What do you think? Here's 50 years of hurricane data to ponder.

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    • 1. 50 years ofFURY<br />Are Atlantic hurricanesgetting more severe?1959 - 2008<br />
    • 2. The Atlantic Ocean producesseveral hurricanesper year<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />2<br />
    • 3. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />3<br />They typically come from the south, battering the Southeastern United States, Mexico and the Caribbean<br />
    • 4. 2005 was the worst hurricane seasonon record<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />4<br />
    • 5. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />5<br />Hurricane Katrina <br />1,836 dead $108 billion damages<br />
    • 6. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />6<br />Hurricane Wilma<br />62 dead $29 billion damages<br />
    • 7. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />7<br />Hurricane Rita<br />120 dead $11 billion damages<br />
    • 8. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />8<br />Hurricane Emily<br />17 dead $1 billion damages<br />
    • 9. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />9<br />Hurricane Dennis<br />89 dead $4.5 billion damages<br />
    • 10. Some scientists believehurricanes are becoming more severe<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />10<br />
    • 11. Because of global warming<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />11<br />
    • 12. Let’s look at the data<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />12<br />
    • 13. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />13<br />In order for a storm to qualify as a hurricane, it must have 74 mph winds <br />Miles per hour<br />74 mph <br />
    • 14. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />14<br />How fast is that?<br />Miles per hour<br />74 mph <br />
    • 15. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />15<br />Miles per hour<br />30<br />30 mph Hard to use an umbrella<br />
    • 16. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />16<br />Miles per hour<br />40<br />40 mph Difficult to walk against the wind<br />
    • 17. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />17<br />Miles per hour<br />50<br />50 mph Shingles blown off roofs<br />
    • 18. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />18<br />Miles per hour<br />60<br />60 mph Trees uprooted<br />
    • 19. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />19<br />Miles per hour<br />74<br />74 mph Widespread damage<br />
    • 20. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />20<br />There are different Categories of hurricanes, based on wind speed<br />Miles per hour<br />
    • 21. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />21<br />156 mph or higher Category 5 <br />131-155 mph Category 4 <br />111-130 mph Category 3 <br />96-110 mph Category 2<br />Miles per hour<br />74-95 mphCategory 1<br />
    • 22. It’s hard to imagine what 180 mph windsfeels like<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />22<br />
    • 23. But try this<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />23<br />
    • 24. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />24<br />Drive down the highway at 60 mph<br />And stick your head out the window<br />
    • 25. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />25<br /> Now triple that<br />
    • 26. Let’s look at the wind speeds of some of those disastrous 2005 hurricanes<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />26<br />
    • 27. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />27<br />Hurricane Katrina<br />175 mph max speed <br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 28. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />28<br />Hurricane Wilma<br />185 mphmax speed<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 29. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />29<br />Hurricane Rita<br />180 mph max speed <br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 30. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />30<br />Hurricane Emily<br />160 mphmax speed <br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 31. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />31<br />Category 5<br />Hurricane Dennis<br />150 mphmax speed <br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 32. 2005 was a record year for Atlantic hurricanes<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />32<br />
    • 33. You decide……are Atlantic hurricanes getting more severe?<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />33<br />
    • 34. Let’s look at the wind speeds of 50 yearsof the worst Atlantic hurricanes<br />© Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />34<br />
    • 35. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />35<br />1959<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 36. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />36<br />1960<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 37. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />37<br />1961<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Hurricane Esther lasted 17 days<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 38. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />38<br />1962<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 39. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />39<br />1963<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 40. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />40<br />1964<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Hurricane Cleo lasted 17 days<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 41. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />41<br />1965<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 42. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />42<br />1966<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 1 14 15 16 17 18 19 20<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 43. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />43<br />1967<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 44. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />44<br />1968<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 45. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />45<br />1969<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 46. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />46<br />1970<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 47. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />47<br />1971<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 48. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />48<br />1972<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1972<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 49. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />49<br />1973<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 50. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />50<br />1974<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 51. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />51<br />1975<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 52. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />52<br />1976<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 53. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />53<br />1977<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 54. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />54<br />1978<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 55. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />55<br />1979<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 56. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />56<br />1980<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Hurricane Frances lasted 15 days<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 57. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />57<br />1981<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 58. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />58<br />1982<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1982<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 59. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />59<br />1983<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1983<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 60. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />60<br />1984<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 61. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />61<br />1985<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 62. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />62<br />1986<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Hurricane Charley lasted 17 days<br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 63. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />63<br />1987<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 64. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />64<br />1988<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 65. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />65<br />1989<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Hurricanes Felix and Hugo lasted 16 days<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 66. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />66<br />1990<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 67. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />67<br />1991<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1991<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 68. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />68<br />1992<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 69. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />69<br />1993<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 70. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />70<br />1994<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1994<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 71. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />71<br />1995<br />Category 5<br />Hurricanes Luis, Iris and Felix lasted 18 days<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 72. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />72<br />1996<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Hurricane Edouard lasted 18 days<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 73. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />73<br />1997<br />Category 5<br />No Category 1 or higher hurricanes in Atlantic in 1997<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 74. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />74<br />1998<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Hurricane Katrina (1998) lasted 22 days<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 75. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />75<br />1999<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 76. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />76<br />2000<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 77. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />77<br />2001<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 78. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />78<br />2002<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 79. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />79<br />2003<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 80. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />80<br />2004<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Hurricane Ivan<br />lasted 22 days<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 81. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />81<br />2005<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 82. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />82<br />2006<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 83. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />83<br />2007<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 84. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />84<br />2008<br />Category 5<br />Category 4<br />Category 3<br />Category 2 <br />Miles per hour<br />Category 1 <br />Wind speeds measured every 6 hours<br />Day 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13<br />Source: NOAA Satellite and Information Services http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ibtracs/index.php a<br />
    • 85. © Bruce Gabrielle, 2011 www.speakingppt.com<br />85<br />What do you think?<br />
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