Noun(1) (meteorology(2) a violent rotating windstorm
(1) Hundreds fled to storm shelters in the remote northern Cook Islands yesterday as the fourth cyclone in a month lashed the South Pacific nation.(2) Heavy rain and high winds, sometimes of destructive strength, can be experienced along the coast within several hundred kilometres of the centre of a cyclone .(3) An official from the meteorological office said forecasts indicated the cyclone could fizzle out before reaching Mozambique.(4) A cyclone tore into India's southeastern coast yesterday, killing 11 people, officials said.(5) Orissa was recently devastated by the deadliest cyclone of the century causing death and destruction on an unheard of scale.(6) Japhet hit northern Mozambique last week and is the second cyclone to devastate the southern African country this year.(7) During one trip to Mauritius I endured both a cyclone and a tropical storm in the space of a week, and saw enough rain to last me a lifetime.(8) A cyclone in Bangladesh during 1991 caused 150,000 deaths.(9) The immediate cause of the famine is the drought in the southern part of the island and the cyclone that hit the east this year.(10) Why it continued to rotate cyclonically after it shifted to the center of the updraft troika is a matter of conjecture because of the paucity of data in the storm inflow.(11) Madagascar's vanilla production has been adversely affected in recent years by a series of devastating cyclones .(12) Heatwaves, cyclones , and floods, will become more frequent and intense.(13) In cold advection the cyclonically rotating ascent to the right is opposed by decent forced by the linear pressure perturbation.(14) We are all used to cyclones and storms lashing Florida and the surroundings.(15) The year 1918 was noteworthy in northern Queensland for two of the worst cyclones in the country's history.(16) January's dry season will not be broken by cyclonic rains as had been expected.
(1) tropical cyclone :: tropiese sikloon
1. cyclone ::
2. tornado ::
3. whirlwind ::
4. typhoon ::
Different Formscyclone, cyclones
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