To track a hurricane using latitude and longitude; to give information about the hurricane’s formation and its amount of devastation.
Select a hurricane from the list provided on the student worksheet (download from Lesson Resources). Once you are on this site go to Atlantic, Caribbean and the Gulf Coast to locate your hurricane by year. Another useful site is http://fermi.jhuapl.edu/avhrr/gs/averages/index.html. Using the hurricane you selected, go to www.nhc.noaa.gov/pastall.shtml and find out the following information.