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Tropical Cyclone Amphan: Though Weakened, 3 Reasons It Will Potentially Cause Devastating Storm Surge


May 20, 2020

As Tropical Cyclone Amphan tracked towards the coast of India and Bangladesh in the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday, dry air and wind shear began weakening the storm. While this is good news that may serve to reduce some wind impacts, Amphan is still capable of producing a high-impact storm surge for three reasons.

Find out how Amphan could still cause a high-impact storm surge in that region by reading Dr. ‘Hurricane’ Hal’s updates on this international storm.

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