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Tropical cyclones produce heavy rainfall and sustained winds that can exceed 155 miles per hour hurricane is the term used for systems located in the central and eastern pacific regions.
Mature tropical cyclones when a tropical storm intensifies, the air rises in vigorous thunderstorms and tends to spread out horizontally at the tropopause level. Fiji: deaths from cyclone winston reach 42 as full scope of disaster unfolds. Tropical cyclone movement and track - natural disaster information center. These large storms are called typhoons in the north pacific ocean and cyclones in other from tropical storms and hurricanes in your disaster.