What we talk about when we talk about hurricanes
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This story was originally published by Grist. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. At Hurricane Florence’s peak of intensity on September 10, its winds roared to 130 mph. But as the Category 4 storm approached the Carolinas, those gusts weakened. When it made landfall, it had been downgraded to a less-threatening-sounding Category 1. That led some […]

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