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BLOG: How Hurricanes Travel

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Ever wonder how hurricanes move? What pushes them along? Well this video will answer your questions as it dramatically depicts the low-level surface winds around Ophelia and Philippe in 2011.  See if you can pick out the huge area of high pressure to the north as the clockwise flow around it influences the storms' motion. Click the link below and make sure you hit the PLAY button.  http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/details.cgi?aid=11791

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