Top Ten Weather Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Weather Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Category Ranges for Hurricanes
When they say a hurricane is Category 5 or Category 1, what does that mean? What are the differences and what can we expect with each hurricane category?

2. Most Powerful Earthquakes in History
Earthquakes have been recorded in terms of magnitude since 1899. What are the most powerful earthquakes that we know about?

3. Earthquakes and Juan de Fuca Plate
Ocean earthquakes off the Pacific Northwest suggest the potential for stronger earthquakes and tsunamis in the region of the Ring of Fire.

4. Factors that influence the weather
What causes the weather? Have you ever wondered what factors influence the weather and why some areas are cold and some are warm?

5. Website Review
Review of, a useful weather information and forecasting resource.

6. Tornado Myths -- Tornado Facts
Tornado myths are common. Do you know the tornado facts?

7. Interesting Facts about Hurricanes
Hurricanes are incredibly powerful displays of nature´s strength. Here are some interesting facts about hurricanes and storms.

8. Clouds
Clouds are very interesting to look at in the sky but they also provide us with different types of weather depending on the cloud.

9. Recipe for a blizzard
What causes a blizzard? What were some memorable blizzards of the past 30 years?

10. Tornadoes in 2007
How many tornadoes occurred each month during 2007, and how many people were killed as a result? Find out the answers to these questions and more.

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