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Unformatted text preview: are washed away. Dunes are washed away. Houses not on high posts are floated and carried farther onshore. Heavy sand is deposited on beaches, partly burying some homes. Saltwater invades and contaminates groundwater. NaBonal Hurricane Warning Center §༊  §༊  Tries to give 12 hours warning of hurricane path Storms are monitored by weather satellites and ‘hurricane hunter’ aircraZ that fly into storms to collect data on winds and atmospheric pressures http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/?atlc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z96uu4GZNwQ Irene, Category 3 20011 Hurricane Watches and Warning §༊  §༊  Hurricane watch: §༊  ‘A hurricane is possible in the watch area within 36 hours’ Hurricane warning: §༊  ‘A hurricane is expected in the warning area within 24 hours’ Hurricanes can Quickly Change Path or Increase in Intensity Why do hurricanes in the North AtlanBc go from East to West and then turn Northward? a)  b)  c)  d)  e)  Water temperatures push them towards colder water Ocean current push them t...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2014 for the course CSE 132 taught by Professor Lang during the Winter '08 term at UC Irvine.

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