hurricane

(Learning Modules / Geography / Weather forecasting) A cyclone with windspeeds in excess of 120 kph is a hurricane in the Atlantic, a typhoon in the western Pacific or a tropical cyclone in the Indian Ocean. The winds circulate anticlockwise in the northern hemisphere.

Hurricane

– This signature cocktail of New Orleans is a potent sweet fruit punch and rum drink that is served in a special hurricane lamp glass that has become one of the most sought-after souvenirs in New Orleans. During celebrations (celebrations seem to be nightly in the New Orleans French Quarter) tourists carry their `to go” Hurricane...
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Hurricane

(1) A wind of 'Force 12' (e.g. maximum) on the Beaufort Scale of wind force. Rarely experienced except in tropical revolving storms or tornadoes. Velocity of 75+ m.p.h.
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hurricane

[n] - a severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds moving a 73-136 knots (12 on the Beaufort scale)
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Hurricane

• (n.) A violent storm, characterized by extreme fury and sudden changes of the wind, and generally accompanied by rain, thunder, and lightning; -- especially prevalent in the East and West Indies. Also used figuratively.
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Hurricane

[B.A.P song] `Hurricane` is a song of hip hop-dance-pop genre performed by the South Korean male idol music group B.A.P. It was released as a digital single on July 17, 2013 under the record label of TS Entertainment and distributing label of LOEN Entertainment. It is the second of the three promotional singles, and the second one to be unv...
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Hurricane

[cocktail] The hurricane is a sweet alcoholic drink made with rum and fruit juice, syrup, or grenadine. It is one of many popular drinks served in New Orleans. The creation of this passion fruit–colored relative of a Daiquiri drink is credited to New Orleans tavern owner Pat O`Brien. The bar allegedly started as a speakeasy called Mr. O`B...
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Hurricane

[nickname] Hurricane is a nickname for: ...
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Hurricane

[pipe] Hurricane is the name of a high-end bong marketed as a water pipe for tobacco use. It is manufactured in Germany by Paul Stollwerk, and is widely known for its expensive and unique design. ==Design== The Hurricane`s design is different from other pipes in that its corpus is specifically designed to make the smoke swirl, similar to a ...
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Hurricane

[Thirty Seconds to Mars song] ==Background and recording== Jared Leto wrote the piano ballad `Hurricane` in winter 2007 whilst in Berlin. In an interview, Jared said the following about the song: {cquote|`I wrote `Hurricane` in Berlin in the winter in 2007. It was winter, it was getting dark at like 3:30 in the afternoon, and it could go ei...
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hurricane

Click images to enlargeA severe depression (region of very low atmospheric pressure) in tropical regions, called typhoon in the North Pacific. It is a revolving storm originating at latitudes between 5° and 20° north or south of the Equator, when the surface temperature of the ocean is above 27°C/80...
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Hurricane

Hur'ri·cane noun [ Spanish hurracan ; orig. a Carib word signifying, a high wind.] A violent storm, characterized by extreme fury and sudden changes of the wind, and generally accompanied by rain, thunder, and lightning; -- especially prevalent in the East and West Indies. Also used figuratively. &...
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Hurricane

A cyclonic storm, usually of tropic origin, covering an extensive area, and containing winds in excess of 75 miles per hour.
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hurricane

a severe tropical cyclone with maximum 1-minute sustained surface wind speeds greater than 74 mph.
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Hurricane

A severe tropical cyclone with sustained winds over 74 mph (64 knots). Normally applied to such storms in the Atlantic Basin and the Pacific Ocean east of the International Date Line.
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Hurricane

A severe tropical cyclone with sustained winds over 74 miles per hour (64 knots). Normally applied to such storms in the Atlantic Basin and the Pacific Ocean east of the International Date Line
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HURRICANE

A severe tropical cyclone with wind speeds in excess of 74 mph (64 knots).
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Hurricane

A severe tropical storm (i.e., winds >64 knots) in the Atlantic, Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico and Eastern Pacific. The word is believed to originate from the Caribbean Indian storm god "Huracan". See also Typhoon and Cyclone.
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Hurricane

A tropical cyclone in the western hemisphere that has sustained wind speeds of 74 miles per hour or greater
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Hurricane

A tropical revolving storm which occurs in the south Atlantic, Caribbean or eastern Pacific.
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Hurricane

A tropical revolving storm with sustained wind speeds of more than 118 km/h (73 mph). Also known as a typhoon or cyclone.
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hurricane

A violent storm, characterised by extreme fury and sudden changes of the wind, and generally accompanied by rain, thunder, and lightning; especially prevalent in the East and West Indies. Also used figuratively. 'Like the smoke in a hurricane whirl'd.' (Tennyson) 'Each guilty thought to me is A dreadful hurricane. ... <zoology> ' (Massinger) ...
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Hurricane

A violent, spiralling storm that forms over the Atlantic Ocean, with winds over 120 kph
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Hurricane

An intense cyclonic storm consisting of an organized mass of thunderstorms that develops over the warm oceans of the tropics. To be classified as a hurricane, winds speeds in the storm must be greater than 118 kilometers per hour.
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HURRICANE

An intense tropical cyclone in the North Atlantic, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico and the Eastern Pacific Ocean with sustained wind speeds in excess of 74 mph (64 knots).
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