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Hurricane heat engines

Nature volume 401, pages 649650 (14 October 1999) | Download Citation

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A hurricane's path is quite easy to forecast, but its intensity is not. A new model, which takes into account the interaction of the storm and ocean-surface temperature, gives remarkably accurate retrospective simulations.

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Correspondence to H. E. Willoughby.

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