(1) Hurricanes, like their regional cousin a typhoon , both come from the family of tropical cyclones.(2) He complained that the community flooded every time a typhoon or tropical storm swept through Taoyuan.(3) Unless there is a major melt or typhonic rainstorm you should be able to ford it on foot.(4) They include delays caused by storms, typhoons and snowfall.(5) Records for heavy rain, flooding, hurricanes and typhoons as well as drought and dust storms are increasingly being broken.(6) Severe tropical cyclones correspond to the hurricanes or typhoons of other parts of the world.(7) Each year, the tropics are battered by up to 40 hurricanes, typhoons , and cyclones, while floods and landslides occur everywhere in numbers too great to keep track of.(8) You have a lot of coastal dwellers particularly in the north, where cyclones and even typhoons , hurricanes are a problem, and we warmer waters are going to generate more intense cyclones.(9) Well, there have been strong hurricanes and cyclones and typhoons in other parts of the world this year.(10) There has been an observed and recorded link between the sea surface temperature and the frequency and intensity of tropical storms, typhoons and hurricanes.(11) The Far East, Australasia and the Indian Ocean have their fair share of typhoons and monsoons.(12) Many lives in Pacific states have been spared from earthquakes, tsunamis, typhoons and hurricanes in the last 50 years or so thanks to the system.(13) Kobayashi said last month's deadly earthquake in the central region of Niigata and typhoons that hit western provinces would have dampened the figures.(14) The runoff from these typhonic rains, when added to rivers already swollen by monsoon rains, creates floods.(15) Other great winds like hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones, are essentially just high winds.(16) It is the super-cells within the tropical cyclones, such as hurricanes or typhoons that produce very heavy downpours as these storms start to move inland.