COSEE Ocean Systems: News
Changes in wind shear accompany shift in latitude where hurricanes reach maximum intensity
Description: Things that have migrated in response to warming climate: penguins, Atlantic cod, butterflies, pikas, Arctic shrubs... . The list could go on for pages. Recent research from NOAA-affiliated scientists suggests there's a new entry: the latitude where hurricanes, typhoons, and cyclones reach their maximum intensity. [Source: NOAA]
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Source: NOAA
Publish Date: 6/10/2014
Reading Level: Basic
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