Improving Hurricane Scales

Resource ID#: 155276 Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Expert
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Meteorologist, Michael Kozar, discusses the limitations to existing hurricane scales and how he is helping to develop an improved scale.

Subject(s): Science, Mathematics
Grade Level(s): 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators
Keywords: hurricane, hwind, michael kozar, scale, Saffir-Simpson, maximum wind, storm, disaster, inequalities, weather, predicting, forecast, integrated kinetic energy
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Expert