Hurricanes - Video. What Is A Hurricane?. intense tropical cyclones with a maximum sustained speed 74mph. Where do they form?. in the warm waters of the world Atlantic Ocean hurricanes affect us. What conditions must be present for a hurricane to form?.
An analysis of atmospheric pressure and wind patterns is made around the location of the hurricane
The data is fed into various computer models
The track and speed is projected based on atmospheric conditions
Cold water and/or land
Form in warm waters of the tropics
Projection is shown in a cone shape