Do hurricanes start as a tropical oceans?
they start there because they need warm air to start. so yes that is why they start in that one part of the world.
It is merely a matter of terminology. The generic term for storms such as hurricanes is "tropical cyclone." Tropical cyclones occur in both the northern and southern hemispheres, but are only called hurricanes in portions of the Atlantic and eastern Pacific oceans north of the equator.In most parts of the southern hemisphere they are simply called cyclones.
tropical oceans are right in the middle of the topic of cancer and the topic of Capricorn. These wonderful oceans are near the equator and that is why they are called Tropical Oceans. Tropical things such as tropical countries and in this case tropical oceans are very close to the equator. That is what makes them worm all year long.
Hurricanes do not form over continents. They form over oceans. They form over the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. Though in the Western Pacific they are called typhoons, cyclones in the southern Pacific, and tropical cyclones in the Indian Ocean. Hurricanes and their equivalents can impact the continents of North America, Asia, Australia, and (rarely) South America.
Hurricanes and typhoons occur in tropical areas, but can move into extratropical areas as well. There are different types of cyclone, however. Tropical cyclones (hurricanes, typhoons, tropical storms and tropical depressions) form in tropical regions but extratropical and polar lows are cyclones as well.
In Japan, hurricanes are called typhoons. The generic term correct term for a hurricanes is tropical cyclone. This is the generic term that covers tropical storms of both the northern and southern hemisphere. Strong tropical cyclones in the Americas are called hurricanes, and tropical cyclones in Asian waters and the China Sea are called typhoons.
Tropical cyclones (the generic terms for storms such as hurricanes) are most often found in the tropical parts of the western Atlantic Ocean and eastern Pacific Ocean in the northern Hemisphere, and the western Pacific and Indian Oceans in both hemispheres and attached seas including the Caribbean Sea, the South China Sea, The Philippine Sea, the East China Sea, and the Coral Sea. However, such storms are only called hurricanes if the occur in the…