The Nameless Hurricane
This audio clip reports on a rare hurricane in the South Atlantic that crashed into the coast of Brazil. Weather satellites have been circling Earth for more than 40 years and during that time they ...
This site features one of the remarkable satellite pictures of Hurricane Isabel
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
The Eye of the Hurricane
This lesson plan introduces students to the structure of a hurricane, particularly the eye. It can be used as an introduction to a unit on hurricanes or weather phenomena. Students will view a video ...
Helping You Understand Weather
This site features weather animations from the USA Today Weather website. Users can find many fast loading GIF windows depicting weather phenomena relating to air masses, air pressure, El Nino, ...
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations
Flash Flood: Hurricane Katrina's Inundation of New Orleans
This animation created for the New Orleans Times-Picayne newspaper shows the flooding of New Orleans caused by Hurricane Katrina. A time-sequenced animated map of New Orleans shows levee breaks and ...
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations
Hurricane Katrina Impact Studies
This website is a cooperative research project between the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), NASA, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the University of New Orleans. The goal of the project is to ...
Resource Type: Policy Resources, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results, Audio/Visual:Maps
This site from NOAA
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Fast Facts on Areas Affected by Hurricane Katrina
This website contains a variety of information compiled by the US Census Bureau regarding Hurricane Katrina. Information includes a series of thematic maps (in PDF format with zoom capability) ...
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Datasets and Tools:Datasets