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What (in your opinion)is the most dangerous form of weather?

Hi Gracie

A very good question!

Heat is a leading cause of non-violent deaths:

But if we take a look at:

we can conclude that floods result in the most violent deaths but hurricanes result in the most property damage.

If you consider droughts and world wide weather then dryness may win out:  

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Donald Rosenfeld


Any questions (except private) answered from the 1st grade level on up pertaining to any aspect of Weather. I am a 20 year member of the American Meteorological society and a long time forecaster of eastern United States snow storms and Hurricanes.

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