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Hurricanes occur in the Atlantic and eastern Pacific ocean, and typhoons takes place in the western Pacific ocean. Both hurricanes and typhoons are tropical cyclones, which are masses of air that gather around low pressu...

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Tropical storms originating in the Atlantic Ocean are called hurricanes while the same storms originating in the Pacific are called typhoons. Both storms are associated with winds that move in a circular vortex pattern. ...

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Hurricanes are massive storms made out of an organized series of thunderstorms that form over the ocean. Typhoons are the same as hurricanes, except they occur in a different part of the world. Tornadoes are smaller stor...

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Hurricanes form in the open ocean, with the majority coming together in the western Pacific Ocean or the eastern Atlantic, off the coast of Africa. A smaller number form in the Gulf of Mexico or the Indian Ocean each yea...

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A hurricane occurs in the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific, while a cyclone occurs in the South Pacific and Indian Ocean. Other than this distinction, there is no other difference between hurricanes and cyclones, as these ...

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Hurricanes are most likely to hit the United States on the Atlantic seaboard. As of the 2013 season, the most common areas for a hurricane to make landfall include Cape Hatteras, NC, Moorehead City, NC and Wilmington, NC...

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Hurricanes form over the Atlantic or Pacific Ocean near the Equator when the surrounding water is at least 80 degrees Fahrenheit, according to SciJinks. The term "hurricane" typically refers to tropical storms in the Wes...

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