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Are There Hurricanes Ahead?

Tuesday 26th September / presented by Kylie Sturgess

Only days out from the changeover of seasons, it still doesn't quite feel like the Spring weather has hit Perth yet.

With the three recent hurricanes in the USA, including Hurricane Harvey, it has led many to wonder if similar catastrophic weather patterns will happen in Australia.

Is this part of global warming patterns? Is this the start of bigger climate temperature changes?

Associate Professor Liz Ritchie-Tyo from the School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences UNSW, who studies how tropical cyclones form and intensify, spoke to Kylie Sturgess on The Mag this morning to give us a better insight.

 

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