Tropical Cyclone

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A storm system characterised by a large low-pressure centre and thunderstorms that produce strong winds and heavy rain. More technically, it is a non-frontal synoptic scale cyclone originating over tropical or sub-tropical waters with organised convection and definite cyclonic surface wind circulation
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A wind simulator capable of generating pressures equivalent to a category five hurricaine will attempt to blow down a house this summer in Canada.
A SCOTS football star told last night that he feared his parents had died as Hurricaine Wilma wrecked their holiday resort.
They will now be advertised under the banner 'Imagine there's no hunger', to raise money for a Florida food charity to help victims of hurricaine and poverty.
1987: South England was hit by hurricaine force winds, killing 19 people.