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NATURAL DISASTERS: Hurricanes

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National Geographic Hurricanes 101 

Surviving Hurricane Carla

Story by Carol Park

"I was 10 years old in September of 1961 when a storm began to form out in the Gulf of Mexico".

Hurricanes

Hurricane is a powerful, swirling storm that begins over a warm sea. Hurricanes then move westward and often toward the poles. When a hurricane hits land, it can cause great damage through fierce winds, torrential rain, flooding, and huge waves crashing ashore.

Source: World Book Online, 2014

Weather Wiz Kids

How Do Hurricanes Form?

Hurricanes

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