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Hurricanes, typhoons, and tropical storms are moving more slowly over the Earth's surface, especially over land. That doesn't mean these storms are any less powerful — instead, it allows them more time to dump rain and whip coasts with powerful winds, making them more destructive.
Hurricanes can be deadly, because they often bring uncontrollable winds and flooding. Here's a look at some of the deadliest storms since 1907.
The 2018 hurricane season begins in less than a week, and early forecasts predict more storms than average — again
Forecasts for the 2018 hurricane season project slightly more storms than average — similar to last year's predictions. Several forecasts indicate an above-average likelihood that a major hurricane will make landfall in the Caribbean, the Gulf Coast, or the East Coast.