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Hurricanes

Hurricanes are a form of natural disaster. They form over the oceans 5 and 15 degrees north and south of the Equator. The temperature of the water needs to be at least 26.5 degrees c and 60m deep. The reason hurricanes spin, is the trade winds, these spiral into the storm at these points because of the Earths rotation.

So how do they form? Well the ocean water begins to evaporate and the warm air from it rises quickly. The result of this

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