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Tropical cyclone frequency

Tropical cyclone frequency

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Uploaded 25 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2007 Author: Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
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Tropical cyclones, or hurricanes or typhoons, are storm weather systems, characterised by a low pressure centre, thunderstorms and high windspeeds. As the name testifies, these occur in the areas between the tropics, in the tropical areas. Cyclones can, after they have formed in the oceans, move in over populated areas, creating much damage and even natural disasters.
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