Hurricane Patricia

Hurricane Patricia 2015 is the biggest hurricane we have ever had in the western hemisphere (i.e. in the Americas in either the Pacific or Atlantic). It started out at 90.28 metres/sec (201.95 mph). Thankfully it has been weakening as it approaches land. Imagine the wind if you stuck your head out of a car window traveling that fast! What is making Patricia so huge?

The bad news is:

~ Roedy (1948-02-04 age:69)