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Information from the National Hurricane Center
Lists of names used to identify tropical systems
The Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale
Hurricane Winds and the Arklatex:
Although flooding is the biggest concern in the Arklatex when it comes to hurricanes, wind can sometimes cause problems. Each link below displays a series of maps that display the type of wind that a certain category of hurricane can produce while moving at a certain speed.
Category 1 Hurricane winds in the Arklatex
Category 2 Hurricane winds in the Arklatex
Category 3 Hurricane winds in the Arklatex
Category 4 Hurricane winds in the Arklatex
Category 5 Hurricane winds in the Arkaltex
Where Do Hurricanes Develop?
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the tropical season
Hurricanes making US landfall since 1950
History of Western Gulf Hurricanes since 1926
How many years between:
Category 1 Hurricanes
Category 2 Hurricanes
Category 3 Hurricanes
Category 4 Hurricanes
Category 5 Hurricanes
Area Radar Loops
Local Weather Net
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