def: Hurricane- A tropical
cyclone with 1-min average
surface (10 m) winds in excess
of 32 m s−1 (64 knots) in the
Western Hemisphere (North
Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea,
Gulf of Mexico, and in the
eastern and central North Pacific
east of the date line).
How Hurricanes Form
Meteorologist Ken Weathers   865-335-9196   ken.weathers@yahoo.com