The eye is located in the center of a hurricane. Typically circular or ovular, the formation has the appearance reminiscent of a human eye when viewed from above.
While the area inside of the eye is relatively calm, the surrounding eyewall is where the harshest weather and winds occur. Archived from the original on Texas Hurricane History: Late 20th Century. Retrieved on Retired Atlantic hurricane names. Category 5 Atlantic hurricanes. I don't doodle. Faces and eyes especially. Do stick figures count? Boxes, squares or mazes. Complex and evolving. You must enter a non-lethal duel. Choose your weapon wisely. Giant scissors.
Stink bomb. Sling shot. A karate kid sidekick. Strengthening connections throughout the house helps prevent high-speed winds from tearing apart the structure.
Teach family members how and when to turn off gas, electricity and water. Tell children how and when to call , police or the fire department, and which radio station to listen to for emergency information. Before a storm, store shelves may empty quickly. And once a hurricane hits, you can't safely search for supplies. FEMA recommends that families and individuals prepare a supply kit with enough food, water, clothing and supplies to last at least three days.
Some often-overlooked supplies are medicines and copies of insurance certificates. Salna also recommends stashing an emergency tire repair product, such as Fix-A-Flat, in vehicles. FEMA recommends these supplies:. The wind began to howl and something in the air made us feel wild and free. We waded in the ditches trying to catch crawfish but when the lightning began to strike dangerously close to the crackle of thunder, my mother called us in.
We were drenched. Despite the edge of fear in the air, it was exciting and we all remained in high spirits. I was mesmerized by what the storm was doing outside. I remember watching out of our picture window. Sign in My Account Subscribe. The Atlantic Crossword. The Print Edition. Latest Issue Past Issues. Watch live: The American criminal-justice system has for too long been based on racial inequity.Oct 15, · In he appeared on the album Louis Jordan Sings by British trumpeter and bandleader Chris Barber. Speaking in , Barber recalled seeing Jordan in the early s at The Apollo in New York, with the intention of bringing him to record in the UK for the first time. "If You're So Smart How Come You Ain't Rich" Composer: F. Norman.