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1948 Disasters: 1948 Atlantic Hurricane Season, 1948 Pacific Typhoon Season, 1948 Earthquakes, 1948 Natural Disasters

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Published September 15th 2010
ISBN : 9781156109113
Paperback
120 pages
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Chapters: 1948 Atlantic Hurricane Season, 1948 Pacific Typhoon Season, 1948 Earthquakes, 1948 Natural Disasters, Aviation Accidents and Incidents in 1948, Railway Accidents in 1948, Tornadoes of 1948, 1940-49 Pacific Typhoon Seasons, G-Ahnp StarMoreChapters: 1948 Atlantic Hurricane Season, 1948 Pacific Typhoon Season, 1948 Earthquakes, 1948 Natural Disasters, Aviation Accidents and Incidents in 1948, Railway Accidents in 1948, Tornadoes of 1948, 1940-49 Pacific Typhoon Seasons, G-Ahnp Star Tiger, 1948 Klm Constellation Air Disaster, 1948 Gatow Air Disaster, Northwest Airlines Flight 421, Deportee, Gorman Dogfight, 1948 Miami Hurricane, 1948 Tinker Air Force Base Tornadoes, 1948 Donora Smog, Nc16002 Disappearance, United Airlines Flight 624, Northwest Airlines Flight 4422, 1948 Ashgabat Earthquake, Northwood Mid-Air Collision, British European Airways Flight S200p, Miss Macao, Bukken Bruse Disaster, 1948 B-29 Lake Mead Crash, 1948 Fukui Earthquake, 1948 Salta Earthquake, Winsford Rail Accident. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 119. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Season summary map The 1948 Atlantic hurricane season officially began on June 15, 1948, and lasted until November 15, 1948. These dates conventionally delimit the period of each year when most tropical cyclones form in the Atlantic basin .The 1948 Atlantic hurricane season featured nine tropical cyclones- six storms attained hurricane status, and four storms intensified to major hurricanes with winds of at least Category 3 intensity. Operationally, ten tropical disturbances were noted- a weak tropical disturbance formed over the southeast Bahamas in May and moved northwest into the Georgia coast near Savannah, producing winds of 30 miles per hour (48 km/h).Season summary The 1948 Atlantic hurricane season was slightly below average, and it featured a total of nine storms, which fell below the climatological seasonal average of ten. All of the hurricanes formed during the latter half of the season, and the number of intense hurricanes surpassed the average of two. The season featured one tropical s...