Notorious Hurricanes: 1985 to 2005Streaming Video - 2008
A comprehensive history of the catastrophic hurricanes striking the USA during the late 20th. and early 21st. Centuries 160 + mph winds Devastating tidal surges crashing ashore, then sweeping miles inland. Surrealistic views inside the deep blue eye. Rare blue, green, orange, and red lightning. Collapsing coastal homes, fishing piers, bridges, radio towers, huge pines, large business structures. Major highways disappearing into the ocean. A shrimp boat coming ashore; crashing into a milk truck. Yachts and houseboats floating freely down US coastal highways. 20+ foot mountainous hurricane waves and wild surf. Mississippi casinos inundated by surging hurricane tide. Families escaping their destroyed homes through the tidal surge amidst 130 mph winds. Blinding, zero visibility, horizontal, torrential hurricane rains. Sahara-like sandstorms. Behind the scenes decision-making by National Hurricane Center Forecasters. High resolution satellite and radar loops. Immediate aftermath survey of a Category #5 hurricane. Bizarre human behavior.
Publisher: [United States] : Education 2000 Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2008.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (2 video files (ca. 226 min.)) : sd., col.
Alternative Title: hoopla (Digital media service)
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