Hurricane Safe

Hurricane Safe

Being aware of the power of these destructive forces, and the science behind them can help you stay safe this hurricane season.


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Earth Science, Climatology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Geography, Physical Geography

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Learn all about hurricanes and how to stay safe during a storm with this series of videos from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Use a selection or all eight videos with your students to help them understand how hurricanes form, how climate change is supercharging these storms, and what steps they should take if a hurricane warning or watch is put in place.

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Jeanna Sullivan, National Geographic Society
Sarah Appleton, National Geographic Society, National Geographic Society
Last Updated

October 19, 2023

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