Godlike Productions - Conspiracy Forum
Users Online Now: 1,561 (Who's On?)Visitors Today: 383,893
Pageviews Today: 520,984Threads Today: 127Posts Today: 2,398
05:22 AM


Hurricanes (Disasters) 

Recent discussions about Hurricanes (Disasters) at the Godlike Productions forum.

A tropical cyclone is a meteorological term for a storm system characterized by a low pressure system center and thunderstorms that produces strong wind and flooding rain. A tropical cyclone feeds on the heat released when moist air rises and the water vapor it contains condenses. They are fueled by a different heat mechanism than other cyclonic windstorms such as nor'easters, European windstorms, and polar lows, leading to their classification as "warm core" storm systems.

The adjective "tropical" refers to both the geographic origin of these systems, which form almost exclusively in tropical regions of the globe, and their formation in Maritime Tropical air masses. The noun "cyclone" refers to such storms' cyclonic nature, with counterclockwise rotation in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise rotation in the Southern Hemisphere. Depending on their location and strength, tropical cyclones are referred to by various other names, such as hurricane, typhoon, tropical storm, cyclonic storm, and tropical depression.

While tropical cyclones can produce extremely powerful winds and torrential rain, they are also able to produce high waves and damaging storm surge. They develop over large bodies of warm water, and lose their strength if they move over land. This is the reason coastal regions can receive significant damage from a tropical cyclone, while inland regions are relatively safe from receiving strong winds. Heavy rains, however, can produce significant flooding inland, and storm surges can produce extensive coastal flooding up to 25 mi (40 km) from the coastline. Although their effects on human populations can be devastating, tropical cyclones can also relieve drought conditions. They also carry heat and energy away from the tropics and transport it towards temperate latitudes, which makes them an important part of the global atmospheric circulation mechanism. As a result, tropical cyclones help to maintain equilibrium in the Earth's troposphere, and to maintain a relatively stable and warm temperature worldwide.

Many tropical cyclones develop when the atmospheric conditions around a weak disturbance in the atmosphere are favorable. Others form when other types of cyclones acquire tropical characteristics. Tropical systems are then moved by steering winds in the troposphere; if the conditions remain favorable, the tropical disturbance intensifies, and can even develop an eye. On the other end of the spectrum, if the conditions around the system deteriorate or the tropical cyclone makes landfall, the system weakens and eventually dissipates.

Source: Wikipedia

 ThreadPosterRepliesViewsRatingPostedUpdated
Cat Journeys 200 Miles to Get Home, Baffling ScientistsAnonymous Coward0110N/A01/21/13
2:55 PM
01/21/13
2:55 PM
A Cat’s 200-Mile Trek Home Leaves Scientists GuessingAnonymous Coward4336
(2)
01/20/13
11:11 AM
01/21/13
10:36 AM
China Cat SunflowerAnonymous Coward0125N/A01/21/13
1:30 AM
01/21/13
1:30 AM
Dog Climbs All The Way Up A Tree Tp Bark At A Cat!Anonymous Coward14547
(2)
01/11/13
6:21 AM
01/20/13
11:54 PM
19 year old cat torturer stabs woman in Bed Bath & Beyond storeAnonymous Coward16848
(2)
01/18/13
8:33 AM
01/20/13
6:53 PM
Sick feral cats
Page 1, 2
mamacat311,269
(2)
01/20/13
1:10 PM
01/20/13
6:53 PM
Forget buying guns, start stocking up on cats now!!!Professor McFluffles27784
(1)
01/19/13
2:13 AM
01/20/13
1:16 AM
100+ Cats in China rescued -- Would have been eatenAnonymous Coward12536
(2)
09/17/10
2:28 PM
01/19/13
1:56 PM
Truck accicdent reveals CATS are on the menu in China.
Page 1, 2
GreenTabasco451,366
(3)
01/19/13
2:49 AM
01/19/13
12:20 PM
Man Marries His Own Cat (honeymoon video) Must See!!! OH MY GOD!!!!
Page 1, 2, 3
Anonymous Coward904,639
(22)
01/16/13
6:55 PM
01/19/13
8:25 AM
If you have more then 5 cats you are a____Anonymous Coward26497
(1)
01/19/13
2:27 AM
01/19/13
6:33 AM
Wall of sand whipped up by cyclone hits remote stretch of Western Australia coastJUST HERE7314
(3)
01/11/13
11:12 AM
01/19/13
6:31 AM
Science taps into cats brain. Turns out cats see people as other cats.Professor McFluffles4611
(1)
01/19/13
2:57 AM
01/19/13
3:41 AM
This cat is pretty smart!Anonymous Coward9384
(3)
01/18/13
4:48 PM
01/18/13
5:22 PM
For all people with cats in their avatar pic...
Page 1, 2
Anonymous Coward331,100
(7)
01/02/13
6:57 AM
01/18/13
12:36 PM
This 1 mean cat lolAnonymous Coward6262
(3)
01/18/13
9:49 AM
01/18/13
11:10 AM
I just sold my cat for 400 dollars...ken14317
(1)
01/18/13
9:30 AM
01/18/13
9:48 AM
Genius cat is geniusBeetlejuice3217
(2)
01/18/13
7:57 AM
01/18/13
9:05 AM
Proving Existence of God W/Hurricane Irene? Prophecy From Incarnated Angel, Prophet Aug. 26-28danieleliangel21,837
(3)
08/24/11
9:53 PM
01/18/13
12:24 AM
Hurricane Sandy, Sandy Hill?Anonymous Coward1115N/A01/17/13
12:42 PM
01/17/13
12:43 PM
Strong Storm May Strike US in Early February!!! Powerful Pacific extratropical cyclone at 937 mb!!!Luisport13693
(4)
01/15/13
10:41 AM
01/17/13
11:01 AM
1000 cats saved from being sent to a restaurant dining table by animal lovers. (Pics in Link)Anonymous Coward22722
(9)
01/16/13
11:43 AM
01/16/13
3:00 PM
Dog like cat OMG gotta seeAnonymous Coward0186N/A01/16/13
2:40 PM
01/16/13
2:40 PM
Pacific cyclone burying Tokyo in snow "most explosively"!!! Late Monday, cyclone will be 939 mb or lower w/major hurricane force winds!!!Luisport301,682
(11)
01/14/13
4:57 AM
01/16/13
11:00 AM
cat growls like dog so funnyAnonymous Coward098
(1)
01/16/13
10:03 AM
01/16/13
10:03 AM
Forget dogs learning new tricks! The cat who can play the shell game and guesses right EVERY TIMEJUST HERE11502
(4)
01/16/13
6:04 AM
01/16/13
6:38 AM
REMINDER: PRESIDENT BUSH confiscated GUNS from Americans in New Orleans after Katrina...
Page 1, 2
Anonymous Coward311,358
(4)
11/11/10
8:32 PM
01/16/13
5:53 AM
New York, New Jersey make off with $51 billion AID package for Hurricane Sandy.Anonymous Coward2108N/A01/16/13
2:37 AM
01/16/13
2:42 AM
House OKs hurricane sandy distater aid bill, $50 billionmrmuffins693150N/A01/16/13
1:34 AM
01/16/13
1:37 AM
cat growls like dog lolAnonymous Coward1120N/A01/15/13
1:56 PM
01/15/13
2:13 PM
cat growls like dog so funnyAnonymous Coward5327
(1)
01/15/13
4:53 AM
01/15/13
1:15 PM
Devil catAnonymous Coward074
(1)
01/14/13
1:42 PM
01/14/13
1:42 PM
Funny catAnonymous Coward2162N/A01/14/13
9:18 AM
01/14/13
9:34 AM
<<>><<>>!DANCEING CAT!!>><<>><<>>CATFAN0916418
(3)
01/12/13
10:01 AM
01/13/13
8:36 PM
Crazy catAnonymous Coward0125
(2)
01/13/13
5:55 PM
01/13/13
5:55 PM
2 Cats, 1 Bowl
Page 1, 2
Ubiquitous1331,149
(17)
01/09/13
3:45 PM
01/13/13
5:01 PM
How *NOT* To Train Your Cat To Love YouTanVampire1165
(1)
01/13/13
3:54 PM
01/13/13
4:09 PM
Growling catAnonymous Coward0114N/A01/13/13
3:47 PM
01/13/13
3:47 PM
Funny catAnonymous Coward0196
(2)
01/13/13
1:56 PM
01/13/13
1:56 PM
Breaking news tornados and a possible tropical storm in januaryNofacemovement1187N/A01/13/13
2:14 AM
01/13/13
2:19 AM
Cat survives after eating aerialAnonymous Coward5373
(2)
01/12/13
6:34 PM
01/12/13
10:57 PM
A poor homeless cat keep scratching its paws on the roadside in a cold winter in Nanjing, China.Anonymous Coward14528
(3)
01/12/13
4:58 PM
01/12/13
5:29 PM
Dogs Will Save Us from the Evil Parasitic CatsOnly Me25951
(5)
08/11/09
1:46 PM
01/12/13
4:49 PM
The REAL Fat Cats Running The worldAnonymous Coward094
(1)
01/12/13
1:54 PM
01/12/13
1:54 PM
AC FROM THAILAND PLEASE HELP ME W/MALE SIAMESE CAT NAME:)allisaTX292,393N/A01/11/13
9:26 PM
01/11/13
10:23 PM
Where Cats Run Free - 300 Cats, Yes. Craziness, No.KoFFee_11521
(3)
01/10/13
9:55 PM
01/11/13
6:07 PM
CHECK OUT THIS BITCH! Severe Tropical Cyclone Narelle.Anonymous Coward1225
(1)
01/11/13
10:34 AM
01/11/13
10:35 AM
Are mind control toys set to be the next big thing for 2013? Cat ears and helicopters that react to wearers' emotions shown off at CESAnonymous Coward0119N/A01/11/13
9:11 AM
01/11/13
9:11 AM
Big Cat FightAnonymous Coward6216
(4)
01/11/13
2:36 AM
01/11/13
2:52 AM
Wild clouds from cyclone NarelleAnonymous Coward062N/A01/10/13
6:57 PM
01/10/13
6:57 PM
NRA: The Untold Story of Gun Confiscation After Katrina
Page 1, 2, 3
Anonymous Coward682,626
(9)
04/26/07
9:31 PM
01/09/13
6:55 PM
The most patient and docile cat ever!Anonymous Coward0150
(1)
01/09/13
9:07 AM
01/09/13
9:07 AM
Demonic cat?Anonymous Coward5210
(1)
01/09/13
1:48 AM
01/09/13
1:56 AM
Ever since my cat died i havnt wanted to post any messages :(Anonymous Coward7170
(1)
01/08/13
9:56 PM
01/08/13
11:41 PM
Woman used cat as weapon, throws it at K-9 officer, police sayTHE INQUISADOR16704
(1)
01/08/13
6:05 PM
01/08/13
7:37 PM
WANT TO SEE A CAT ILLUSION?smilesun4154
(1)
01/08/13
4:21 PM
01/08/13
4:32 PM
Cat acting weird. Why? Python in the house.Anonymous Coward2202N/A01/07/13
10:12 AM
01/07/13
10:28 AM
Cat caught smuggling contraband into Brazil prisonAnonymous Coward0103
(1)
01/06/13
10:26 PM
01/06/13
10:26 PM
Funny catAnonymous Coward8384
(3)
01/06/13
11:09 AM
01/06/13
9:48 PM
Need Help from Cat Lovers!allisaTX3335N/A01/06/13
3:15 PM
01/06/13
3:34 PM
Ban CatsAnonymous Coward18562
(10)
01/05/13
3:38 PM
01/06/13
11:57 AM
Would you Say this Cat is now a Convicted Feline?KoFFee_0173
(5)
01/06/13
11:31 AM
01/06/13
11:31 AM
Cat Busted In Prison Break Plot Doesn't Rat On AccomplicesStarMan752176
(3)
01/05/13
11:11 PM
01/06/13
5:29 AM
Heartwarming: Cat brings gifts to master’s tomb
Page 1, 2
Beetlejuice443,068
(28)
01/05/13
10:49 AM
01/05/13
6:38 PM
Cat 'arrested' for break-in at Brazilian prisonAnonymous Coward231,168
(7)
01/05/13
11:04 AM
01/05/13
6:02 PM
Cat 'arrested' at Brazil prison (Video)smilesun1151N/A01/05/13
4:37 PM
01/05/13
4:44 PM
Cat caught smuggling into Prison -263 Inmates are suspects - you couldn't make this upAnonymous Coward2146N/A01/05/13
12:56 PM
01/05/13
2:35 PM
Obama would help Hurricane Sandy victims more efficiently if they were all poor black people instead of white middle class people!Anonymous Coward076
(1)
01/05/13
2:18 PM
01/05/13
2:18 PM
Hurricane Sandy Survivor: Obama Is A “Straight Out Liar”
Page 1, 2
DoorBert462,073
(15)
01/05/13
7:14 AM
01/05/13
1:59 PM
Cat, caught sneaking saw, mobile phone into Brazil prisonBoroBoro1326
(1)
01/05/13
10:23 AM
01/05/13
11:00 AM
Obama Doesn’t Care about Hurricane Sandy Victims Since They’re Not Poor (read: Obama Voters)Anonymous Coward088N/A01/05/13
1:22 AM
01/05/13
1:22 AM
Photo - Cat recovering after being shot with arrows ... what the hell is wrong with you people?!Bucephelus4404N/A01/04/13
10:50 PM
01/05/13
12:12 AM
Gun Control legislation according to a cat.Anonymous Coward092N/A01/04/13
11:42 PM
01/04/13
11:42 PM
I beat up a guy that put a cat in my bin todayAnonymous Coward6186
(1)
01/04/13
7:55 PM
01/04/13
8:46 PM
Toldo the cat brings gifts to his late master’s tombAnonymous Coward1427
(2)
01/04/13
5:58 PM
01/04/13
7:57 PM
Two Cats Chasing Mice on YoutubeAnonymous Coward3152N/A01/04/13
5:24 PM
01/04/13
6:21 PM
What happens to cats when they die?
Page 1, 2
Anonymous Coward461,212
(3)
12/30/12
5:17 PM
01/04/13
4:56 PM
I am dying and was killed by my Cat.
Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Felix1434,612
(15)
01/04/13
8:23 AM
01/04/13
4:43 PM
New Law In Kansas Bans People From Having More Than Four Cats In One Homesmilesun14409N/A01/04/13
1:27 PM
01/04/13
4:05 PM
Balancing CatZxS|Volkhr]o[m|AxT0111
(1)
01/04/13
3:37 PM
01/04/13
3:37 PM
Fishermen using cats for baitSe7en15793
(3)
01/04/13
2:00 PM
01/04/13
3:30 PM
HOLY SHIT! CATS ARE TAKING OVER THE WORLD WITH ALIEN MIND CONTROL!!!Anonymous Coward10577
(2)
01/04/13
1:08 PM
01/04/13
1:25 PM
My cat plays Fetch. If I made a youtube vid of that, would you watch it?Anonymous Coward17382N/A01/03/13
2:48 PM
01/03/13
3:59 PM
New Year Resolutions as Illustrated by Cats.Anonymous Coward4185
(4)
01/03/13
8:16 AM
01/03/13
3:24 PM
Our cat in HD...testing out the new camera!!!!Anonymous Coward13314
(2)
01/02/13
9:57 PM
01/02/13
10:54 PM
Pork Ladened Hurricane Sandy Relief Bill, That's Why it Stalled!Nexus-911420
(1)
01/02/13
7:41 PM
01/02/13
9:46 PM
House Leaders Scrap Hurricane Sandy Aid Bill or Cantor at his bestANNONYMOUS29522
(2)
01/02/13
3:07 PM
01/02/13
9:29 PM
Check out my catAnonymous Coward18522
(13)
01/02/13
7:25 PM
01/02/13
8:15 PM
Staff Sgt. Refused Gun Grab During Katrina- Reality Report Special InterviewAnonymous Coward3426
(2)
05/20/10
11:32 AM
01/01/13
10:07 PM
SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL tragedy and HURRICANE SANDY.. name tragedy coincidences
Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Anonymous Coward14519,360
(27)
12/14/12
1:59 PM
01/01/13
9:17 PM


News