Prior Weather Linked to Rapid Intensification of Hurricanes Near Landfall

Hurricane Michael was captured from the International Space Station on Oct. 10, 2018, after the storm made landfall as a Category 4 hurricane over the Florida Panhandle

New study results show that ocean heat waves can provide enough fuel for hurricanes to gain momentum as they approach land.

Prior Weather Linked to Rapid Intensification of Hurricanes Near Landfall