Typhoon? Hurricane? Cyclone? Here's the difference - CBS News

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STRENGTH: A storm gets a name and is considered a tropical storm at 39 mph (63 kph). It becomes a hurricane, typhoon, tropical cyclone, or cyclone at 74 mph (119 kph). There are five strength ...

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Two major storms are bearing down on Asia. A typhoon has already torn through Okinawa and is threatening the southern tip of Japan while a cyclone is growing stronger as it heads for southeast India.

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Typhoon eyes Japan, South Korea as hurricane prompts evacuations from remote Hawaiian island. October 4, 2018 / 11:55 AM / CBS/AP

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Mozambique's Pungue and Buzi rivers had overflowed, creating "inland oceans extending for miles and miles in all directions," Verhoosel said. Dams have reached 95 percent to 100 percent capacity.

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Trees lay on the ground in front of a house in Cairns, northeastern Australia, in this image taken from television Monday, March 20, 2006. Powerful Tropical Cyclone Larry, with winds of up to 180 ...

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Credit: Busch Gardens Tempesto Riders on Virginia's newest coaster, Tempesto, will race into super tight turns and defy gravity, as they roll through a complete inversion, 154 feet in the air.

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A resident crosses a river with potable water as a house remains tilted by the riverbank Sunday Dec. 3, 2006 at Legazpi city, Albay province near the slopes of Mayon volcano, south of Manila ...

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Evacuees line up for relief supplies at an evacuation center in Legazpi city, Albay province south of Manila, Philippines, Monday, Dec. 4, 2006, four days after typhoon Durian triggered mudslides ...

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Typhoon Tragedy. 6 / 17. Back image_gallery.single ... his nose due to the stench of death as they pass a funeral parlor in the typhoon-devastated town of Guinobatan in the Bicol region Sunday ...

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Funeral parlor workers arrange empty coffins to be used for victims of the mudslide still in body bags in the typhoon-devastated town of Guinobatan in the Bicol region Sunday, Dec. 3, 2006 ...

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Cherry Caylo sits inside a classroom converted into an evacuation center Sunday, Dec. 3, 2006 in Daraga town in Bicol region southeast of Manila as her mother eats her dinner. The power supply had ...

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Typhoon Haiyan left more than 7,300 people dead or missing, flattened villages, swept ships inland and displaced more than 5 million in the central Philippines in 2013. First published on ...

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Doctor, nurse practitioner use own money to provide health care in rural Texas Woman killed by alligator in South Carolina Anonymous donor gives $1 million to virus-fighting hospital staff

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The Japan Meteorological Agency, which has issued stark warnings about the severity of the typhoon, told the nation that Hagibis will match the ferocity of the Kanogawa typhoon of 1958, when more ...

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A look at the devastation caused by Hurricane Matthew. Matthew first made landfall in Haiti as a powerful Category 4 storm on October 4, 2016, with maximum sustained winds of around 145 miles per ...

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12 Apr 2018 ... 1. Certified mail provides a receipt for the sender and for an additional fee, will receive a copy of the recipient's signature upon his receipt of the ...

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12 Oct 2011 ... Now talking about the price, the regular mail comes with a fixed price for sending letters and packages. On the other hand, there is no constant ...

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Florence made landfall Sept. 14, 2018, as a Category 1 hurricane which brought catastrophic flooding to North and South Carolina

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This relief can include money to rent a hotel room or apartment, and for food and medical care. To apply, go to DisasterAssistance.gov within 60 days of the date of disaster declaration. You ...

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"Our big thing with Harvey was arrive early, stay late," said one of the group's leaders. One year ago, Hurricane Harvey pummeled east Texas for days inundating Houston and leaving $125 billion in ...

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If a storm is a Category 3, 4 or 5, it is deemed a "major" hurricane due to the potential for "significant loss of life and damage," the National Hurricane Center says. Hurricanes that fall into ...

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The Keys attract more than 3 million tourists a year, bringing in nearly $3 billion – but after Hurricane Irma, there aren't enough places to stay Dec 26, 2017 Senate delays $81B disaster aid ...

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Yikes—what a difference a war makes. His newfound rhetorical potency is now but a minor footnote in his success (and in our expectations). As the Post declared, Bush's "extraordinary" popularity ...

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How to prepare your home for a hurricane Consider an impact-resistant garage door. This is a door with twice as many steel struts and stronger tracks to help keep it secure.

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Email Ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, the city's mayor and Louisiana's governor say the state is much better prepared for another massive storm - although there is still ...

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Houston Food Bank sees huge spike in demand during pandemic Houston has the nation's largest food bank, serving 18 counties from a 135,000 square foot warehouse. Demand is up 150% from two months ago.

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Such models include the NOAA's Global Forecast System and European Centre for Medium-Range Weather ... such as Atlantic tropical cyclone events. ... These perturbations attempt to account for ...

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County Judge Ed Emmett asked for volunteers to come forward with boats and high-water vehicles. A civilian navy responded, and neighbor rescued neighbor. Harvey became an all-hands-on-deck moment.

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The wikipedia definitions were written by marketing people and are really just a reflection of what marketing professionals WISH were the case. In reality, the situation is quite a bit different.

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The owner of a home care services agency contracted with 35 workers to provide services to her customers. An IRS audit determined that the workers she paid were actually her employees, not ...

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22 Jul 2019 ... The main difference between Email and Mail is that the Email is a method of exchanging digital messages between people over a network and ...

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31 May 2018 ... Same goes for “sign up” or “signup”. Both the terminologies are used in the same context but for different purposes. Login identifies you as a ...

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Hurricane Isaac and its aftermath 115 photos In Biloxi, Miss., CBS News correspondent Mark Strassmann reports Mississippi's construction standards could place some areas in real trouble.

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6 Sep 2017 ... Florida Keys Community College will be closed Wednesday, Sept. ... Students are directed to use their D2L accounts for classes. Students and ...

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7:23 p.m. (CBS) — CBS News correspondent Trish Regan reports that nearly 1,000 people plan to ride out the storm in a make-shift shelter at Sam Houston State University, in Huntsville, Texas ...

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Surfers in Ocean City, N.J. take advantage of the high waves brought on by Hurricane Isabel, Sept. 15, 2003. A hurricane hasn't made direct landfall over the New Jersey coast since 1903, but many ...

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Shell Point Beach, Florida The storm surge and waves from Hurricane Michael batter the beachfront homes on Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, in the Florida Panhandle community of Shell Point Beach, Fla. Credit ...

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Vacationers in the Nags Head, N.C. area load up their belongings after a mandatory evacuation order was issued ahead of Hurricane Isabel, Sept. 16, 2003.

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Lowe's employee James Jeter, right, helps Tom Read, load a generator into the back of his car Sept, 13, 2003, in James Island, S.C. Read's wife, Anne, left, looks on. Read bought the generator in...

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Danny Spradley watches a huge wave approach as he fishes off the Main Street Pier in Daytona Beach, Fla., Sept. 15, 2003. A combination of high tide and swells generated by Hurricane Isabel kept ...

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Hurricane Fabian is leaving large swells and dangerous surf conditions which is affecting northern Puerto Rico, Leeward Islands and the Virgin Islands. Sign reads: "Danger-Strong Current" Credit ...

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A driver works his way through a maze of fallen utility poles damaged in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Taft, Texas.

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In North Carolina, 269,520 Progress Energy customers and 17,576 Duke Energy customers were without power. In Virginia, Dominion Electric said 504,744 customers had lost power. 3:45 p.m. ET

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Top 10 cities at risk from hurricane damage. 7. Bradenton, Fla. Little-known Bradenton, the birthplace of Tropicana orange juice, is located just north of Sarasota.

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The federal government offers a program called the National Flood Insurance Program, which allows citizens in flood prone zones to purchase insurance up to $250,000.

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Hurricane Florence, which had strengthened into the first major hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, weakened to a Category 1 storm Thursday as it moved on a path toward Bermuda.

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Jeff Cargill, left, and his brother John Cargill work to secure boards over the windows on one of the five houses their mother owns along the ocean in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Sept. 16, 2003....

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Tracking Hurricane Irma's path Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 hurricane and is heading west through the Caribbean. Florida Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency in the state as the ...

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Maria Fonseca, assistant director of Admissions and Records at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, prepares for Tropical Storm Claudette by covering computer equipment with plastic, July 11, 2003 ...

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Miguel Martinez, left, operates a combine while his brother, Leo Martinez, Jr., right, follows along in a grain cart pulled by a tractor harvesting sorghum fields in Willacy County, Texas, July 11 ...

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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump step off Air Force One prior to receiving a briefing on Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts in Corpus Christi, Texas, U.S., August 29, 2017.

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Hurricane Claudette. 1 / 21. ... a route salesman with Ozarka Water Company, loads his delivery truck, July 12, 2003, in San Benito, Texas. ... nursing homes and grocery stores were ordering extra ...

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EXUMA ISLAND, Bahamas -- Hurricane Matthew tore through the Bahamas Thursday night, the wind and storm surge was so powerful boats were smashed onto shore.. Hurricane winds over 140 mph ripped the ...

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Hurricane Claudette. 6 / 21. ... a route salesman with Ozarka Water Company, loads his delivery truck, July 12, 2003, in San Benito, Texas. ... nursing homes and grocery stores were ordering extra ...

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Roy Melendrez, a route salesman with Ozarka Water Company, loads his delivery truck, July 12, 2003, in San Benito, Texas. Melendrez said many places such as hospitals, nursing homes and grocery ...

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Evacuees seeking shelter meet with Red Cross volunteers at the George Brown Convention Center after floodwaters of Hurricane Harvey forced them to leave their homes in Houston, Texas, August 27, 2017.

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"There's a limited amount of food on island at any one time - majority of the food is barged in," Barney Sheffield, a disaster coordinator for the American Red Cross, told CBS News.

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High water rises into the streets of Cameron, La., July 14, 2003. Tropical Storm Claudette whipped up tides on Louisiana's southwestern coast, prompting the evacuation of about 3,000 homes in ...

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Its ruling means that homeowners, renters, condo owners, drivers with auto insurance and other nonfederal flood insurance policyholders have until Sept. 1, 2007, to file lawsuits resulting from ...

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History. Maxine Hunkel is incredibly intelligent. With an SAT score of 1300 she's a 4.0 student of Harvard University. This intelligence alongside her naturally bubbly nature has made her somewhat ...

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