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Associated Press: Hurricane Destruction and Intensity

This site lets users experience the effects of a hurricane at each of the five intensity levels on the Saffir Simpson scale. An animation simulating flooding and damage to homes and vegetation is accompanied by facts about hurricanes over the
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This site lets users experience the effects of a hurricane at each of the five intensity levels on the Saffir-Simpson scale. An animation simulating flooding and damage to homes and vegetation is accompanied by facts about hurricanes over the last 150 years. You can examine hurricane statistics in terms of their paths and strength, deadliness, and costliness. Statistics are through 2007.

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