By: Davin, Hunter, and Jesse. Hurricane
What is a Hurricane • A hurricane is violent wind storm, With wind storms up to 6oo miles per hour.
What is a Hurricane like • A Hurricane has extreme wins it is a storm that forms in the ocean
How Do Hurricanes form? • 1. A hurricane forms in warm ocean water • 2. Winds coming together force air upward • 3. Winds flow outward above the storm
Know the news. • Hurricane watch and warning are two different things but they are similar in ways. • Hurricane watch is wind conditions up to 74 MPH.(Miles per hour.) It will possibly be in your area in approximately 36 hours. • Hurricane Warning is a hurricane WILL be in your area in 24 hours. A hurricane has been spotted.
Effects of a Hurricane. (Coastal beach erosion). • What is coastal beach erosion you may ask? Coastal beach erosion is when you have a hurricane and it wears away the beach by eroding it away. This happens after and during a hurricane.
Hurricane Safety Tips. Right before a hurricane you need to have a disaster plan . And a pit plan ready. And a disaster kit. Including (water, non-perishable foods, a flashlight, batteries, duct tape. Remember to always g et to low or high ground because the storm strikes in the middle.
Questions?????? • 1. What is the difference between a hurricane watch and a hurricane waning? _____________ • 2. What are some of the things that you need during a hurricane? _________ • 3. (True or False) Hurricanes form in cold water?________ • 4. How fast cane the wind of a hurricane go? ________ • 5. What is the eye of a hurricane and , Why is it calm? _________
Sources • Scott Foresman 6th grade science textbook • http:/ www. World book online • http:/ www. Google images .com