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Disasters: Hurricane

How Stuff Works

Provides information on defining a hurricane, how they form, categories, damages, and history.

Web Weather for Kids

Learn about the causes and effects of hurricanes.

Weather Wizkids

Provides TONS of information on hurricanes, including causes, effects, key vocabulary, and more!

Anatomy of Katrina

Use this interactive site to learn about how Hurricane Katrina formed, its strength, its path, and more.

Topical Twisters

Learn all about hurricanes from this NASA website!

Virtual Hurricane

Learn about the force of each category of hurricane winds through this cool animation.

Hurricane Images

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