Reducing the impacts of tropical storms

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There are many ways of reducing the effects of tropical storms

Prediction

  • When and whee tropical storms will hit land can be predicted. Scientists use data from things like radar,satelites and aircraft to track the storm. computer models are used to calculate a predicted path of a storm. it gives people time to evacuate.

planning 

  • Emergecy service can train and prepare for disasters. e.g by practising rescuing people from flooded areas with helicopters.

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