Infographics on tropical hurricanes
A picture is worth a thousand words: information and data on hurricanes are summarized in graphics (in german).
Hurricane, typhoon, cyclones are tropical whirlwinds, developing , forming under similar conditions. The map shows storm listed by regions and season.
Map is showing the path of typhoon Haiyan as well as the damages afterwards.
Selected Mega-Cities in areas with an increased risk e.g. earthquakes, volcanic eruption, tsunami, hurricane/cyclone.
Intensity classesoftornadoesafter the enhancedFujita scale(EF)withtherespectivewind velocitiesandtheprobability of occurrencefortheUnited States.(Data, NOAA 2012).