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An uncommon storm called a ‘Medicane’ is headed for Greece

An uncommon type of storm known as a “Medicane” is swirling to life in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The nickname—a portmanteau of Mediterranean and hurricane—is given to low-pressure systems that form over the sea and take on tropical or subtropical characteristics. Storms of this nature only form once or twice a year due to the Mediterranean sea’s cool waters.  Read more...



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