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Hurricanes. Ad their effects. What are hurricanes?. Hurricanes are massive weather systems that have wins ranging from 74-156 mph There are many parts of a hurricane Some people don’t even call them hurricanes
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HurricanesAd their effectsWhat are hurricanes?
  • Hurricanes are massive weather systems that have wins ranging from 74-156 mph
  • There are many parts of a hurricane
  • Some people don’t even call them hurricanes
  • Here is a list of different names for them in places where hurricanes are fairly frequent:
  • 1. hurricanes (North America and the Caribbean)
  • 2. cyclones (Southern Asia and Madagascar
  • 3. Typhoons (Japan)
  • 4. WILIE WILIES!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Australia)
  • What makes a hurricane????
  • Hurricanes are caused by evaporation
  • When the water evaporates it create large clouds
  • When the cloud get large enough they start to spin
  • Inside of the hurricane the warm air from the evaporation that come off the water is like fuel for the massive storms
  • As the warm air goes up the hurricane it is pushed into spinning along wit the air
  • Because of the massive amounts of evaporation tat is needed hurricanes mostly happen in areas where the temperature is around 27 C˚
  • Diagram of a Hurricane
  • This is a diagram to help you understand the structure of a hurricane better
  • Barbados’ Hurricane History
  • This is a list of all the hurricanes that have come within 60 miles of Barbados that are on record
  • Hazel,Janet,Edith,Abby,Judith,Dorothy,Gertrude,David,Allen,Danielle,Emily,Joan,Marilyn,Chantal, Jerry, Lili, Ivan, Dean
  • Barbados gets hit by a hurricane approximately every 27.8 years
  • Barbados is brushed by a hurricane approximately every 3.09 years
  • Where to find shelters
  • This a list of some of the hurricane shelters in Barbados, try to find out which one I closest to you
  • Supply list
  • Cell phone (fully charged)
  • Can food
  • Can opener
  • All insurance files
  • NOAA radio
  • Generator
  • Water in bottles, buckets, etc.
  • Questionnaire results
  • 1.What was the worst part of the hurricane?
  • 2.Was the eye of the storm as calm as it is meant to be?
  • 3.How bad was the damage to your house and the surrounding area?
  • 4What category was the storm?
  • 5.How fast were the winds?
  • 1.20 minutes before the eye and 30 minutes after the eye
  • 2.Extremely calm
  • 3.Massive tree fell, cut our way out f the trees with chainsaws, no electricity,
  • 4.5
  • 5.120-140
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