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November/December 2005 (vol. 7 no. 6)
pp. 6-9
Hurricane Forecasting: Reducing Future Losses

Hurricanes are born of the sea, and they die over land. It?s at that brief moment when they cross between the two that they do the most damage. The worst part of a hurricane's fury is over in hours, and its remnants subside in days. But a hurricane?s other impact--its human and economic costs--begins long before it ever reaches land, and lingers long after it is gone.

Index Terms:
Katrina, Hurricane Katrina, hurricaine prediction, extreme weather
Citation:
Pam Frost Gorder, "News," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 6-9, Nov.-Dec. 2005, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2005.122
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