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What causes hurricanes? What happens when 2 tropical cyclones collide?

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Oct
6

Every year, coastal regions brace themselves for violent windstorms known as hurricanes. But how do these storms form and grow?

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Matthew strengthens to Category 4 hurricane

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Oct
6

Hurricane Matthew has strengthened to a catastrophic Category 4 storm as it barrels toward the heavily populated coast of Florida. The biggest threat Matthew poses may be storm surge.

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Rare October typhoon hits South Korea, charges toward Japan

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Oct
5

When typhoon Chaba landed in Busan around 11 a.m. Wednesday, the waves – some as high as 4 meters – flooded over the breakwater and poured into the streets of high-rise apartment complex Marine City in Haeundae District. Videos posted by residents on social media showed seawater flooding the streets.

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Hurricane Matthew Continues Destructive Path Toward US, Killing 11 in Caribbean

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Oct
5

Hurricane Matthew, the strongest Caribbean storm in almost a decade, barreled toward the Bahamas today with the coastal U.S. lying ahead in its path.

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NASA just released footage from space of category 4 hurricane Matthew

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Oct
4

Cameras outside the International Space Station captured dramatic views of major Hurricane Matthew. Hurricane Matthew pounded western Haiti Tuesday morning, packing powerful winds and heavy rain as it crossed the country.

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Deadly Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

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Oct
4

The dangerous Category 4 storm made landfall around dawn on Haiti’s southern peninsula, where many people live along the coast in shacks of wood or simple concrete blocks that are ill-suited to the force of the system’s maximum sustained winds of 145 mph.

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Haiti And Other Caribbean Nations Brace For Monster Storm

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Oct
3

Category 4 Hurricane Matthew on Monday afternoon was just hours away from delivering what might be a catastrophic blow to Haiti. There hasn’t been a storm this strong to hit the country since 1954.

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Extremely Dangerous Matthew Remains a Category 4 Hurricane in the central Caribbean Sea

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Oct
1

Matthew is a Category 4 hurricane, in the central Caribbean Sea after weakening from a Category 5 overnight. A hurricane watch is now in effect for coastal areas of Haiti. The storm poses a danger to Jamaica, parts of Hispañola, eastern Cuba and the Bahamas early next week.

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Hurricane Matthew now a Category 3 storm in Caribbean

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Sep
30

Hurricane Matthew has strengthened to a Category 3 storm in the Caribbean Sea, according to the Friday morning (Sept. 30) update from the National Hurricane Center. The storm is about 105 miles northeast of Punta Gallinas, Colombia, and 495 miles southeast of Kingston, Jamaica.

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