Tag: "Hurricanes"

Why Do Hurricanes Happen

Why Do Hurricanes Happen

Hurricanes are powerful and violent storms with very strong winds. These are frequent in the western Atlantic Ocean. Although, we cannot do anything preventing these hurricanes but having enough knowledge about them can help safe many precious lives. Formation The hurricanes normally form somewhere around equator, particularly in the north and south zones. These areas […]

Why Are Hurricanes Given Names

Why Are Hurricanes Given Names

Hurricanes are given names to identify storms and trace out their path across the ocean. There can be more than one hurricane at a time and so naming becomes important, otherwise we could get confused as to which storm we’re referring to. Centuries before, hurricanes in the West Indies had been named after a particular […]