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Tropical Cyclones

Lecture no. 21 from the course: Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

Tropical Cyclones

Taught by Professor Robert G. Fovell | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Building on your understanding of how the ocean affects weather, turn your attention to the tropical cyclone, generally known as the hurricane or typhoon. Examine the typical structures of the tropical cyclone, and investigate the conditions needed to unleash these dangerous storms.


May 28, 2018