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Unformatted text preview: hours, and that the diameter of the eye is 20 nautical miles. The National Hurricane Center has (correctly) forecast that the hurricane will not intensify. Your captain comes in and asks Can we take er through the eye without bustin her to pieces? What is your reply? Explain your reasoning. (Hint: be sure to read the section on The Source of Strong Rotating Winds on pgs. 487-488. It also helps to draw a picture! )...
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- Fall '08