11 terms

hurricane

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counterclockwise
describes the direction of hurricane winds in the northern hemisphere (north of the equator)
evacuate
to leave a threatened area
eye
peaceful center of the hurricane
gust
sudden increase in wind
hurricane
a tropical storm that has winds over 74-155+ miles per hour
katrina
a hurricane in 2005 that was very costly and deadly
Q,U,X,Y,Z
letter not used for hurricane names
retired
when a hurricane is costly or deadly
spiral
shape of hurricane
storm surge
an unusually high rise in the level of ocean water during a hurricane that can create a wall of water
typhoon
hurricanes in the pacific ocean
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