Tag: Hurricane Hanna 2008

  • Hurricane Hanna (2008): A Moderately Powerful and Deadly Tropical Cyclone

    Hurricane Hanna (2008): A Moderately Powerful and Deadly Tropical Cyclone

    Introduction: On August 28, 2008, Hurricane Hanna formed east-northeast of the northern Leeward Islands. Initially hampered by moderate wind shear, the storm gradually intensified as it moved westwards towards the Bahamas. By August 31, Hanna had shifted southwards and reached its peak intensity as a Category 1 hurricane while passing over the Turks and Caicos…