According to National Weather Service, cyclones are
areas of circulating winds that rotate counterclockwise in Northern
Hemisphere and clockwise in Southern Hemisphere. They are generally
accompanied by some kind of precipitation and by stormy
weather. tornadoes and hurricanes are types of
cyclones, as are typhoons, which are storms that occur in
western Pacific Ocean.
seas and has winds of at least seventy-four miles hour.
hurricane rotates in shape of oval or circle.
hurricanes can cause great environmental damage. Hurricane
Andrew, which hit coasts of Louisiana and southern Florida in August
1992, caused extreme devastation. In terms of environmental
damage, Hurricane Andrew is one of most devastating hurricanes
ever to hit United States. Fourteen people died because of
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