Hurricanes at Home, Huracanes desde Casa

Probable path of hurricane Arthur May 18Did you follow the path of Tropcial Storm Arthur? Tropical Storm Arthur was the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, and it showed up two weeks before the official start of hurricane season on June 1.

Want to learn more about hurricanes and how we track them? The National Hurricane Center hosted a webinar series about hurricanes for 4th, 5th and 6th graders in Florida.

Hurricanes at Home! Webinar (Florida) English, Part 1

Hurricanes at Home! Webinar (Florida) English, Part 2

Hurricanes at Home! Webinar (Florida) English, Part 3

The National Hurricane Center also created a series in Spanish.

¡Huracanes desde Casa! Webinar (Internacional - Español #1)

¡Huracanes desde Casa! Webinar (Internacional - Español #2)

You can see the full playlist on NOAA/NWS National Hurricane Center's YouTube channel. They also have some wonderfulful "fast draw" lessons on storm surge in both English and Spanish.

Want to learn more about hurricanes, weather or meterologists?

Gale in Context: Middle School has a great collection of articles, photos and videos and about hurricanes, meterologists and weather forecasting. You may need to login with your library card.

Image credit: South Florida Sun Sentinal, May 18, 2020, Fair Use.