Differences And Similarities Between Hurricanes And Blizzards

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When people think of extreme weather, they will often think of hurricanes and blizzards. This is rightly so since hurricanes and blizzards are two of the most powerful storms on the face of the earth. Both can cause catastrophic damage to a community and be deadly for those who are not prepared. At their root, they are very similar, both involve large amounts of participation and high winds. However, they are also very different. They both affect different geographical areas; hurricanes mostly damage the Southeastern United States while blizzard often hit the northern latitudes. They are also very different in the way that they cause damage. Huracanes will uproot trees and cause damage with massive winds and flooding. Blizzards will often cause

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