Natural Disasters

Weather Wiz Kids

Start here for facts and safety tips
Wicker, Crystal. "Welcome to Weather Wiz Kids." Weather Wiz Kids. Crystal Wicker, n.d. Web. 22 Nov. 2015. <http://www.weatherwizkids.com/>.

FEMA for Kids: Know the Facts

No Author Provided. "Natural Disasters." Natural Disasters. N.p., n.d. Web. 22 Nov. 2015. <https://www.ready.gov/kids/know-the-facts>

Scholastic Severe Weather and Natural Disasters

Click on Experts say to see the answers to commonly asked questionsNo Author. "Severe Weather and Natural Disaster." Weather Watch. Scholastic Inc., 2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/wwatch/severe.htm

WebWeather for Kids:

Flood, Hurricane, and Winter Weather SafetyNo Author Provided. "Web Weather for Kids." UCAR Center for Science Education. The National Center for Atmospheric Research, 2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <https://scied.ucar.edu/webweather>

InfoPlease: Weather Disasters & Climate

Information about specific disastersNo Author Provided. "Weather." Infoplease. Sandbox Networks, Inc.,, 2000-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://www.infoplease.com/weather.html>

National Geographic Forces of Nature

Maps and case studies of major disastersNo Author Provided. "Forces of Nature." National Geographic. National Geographic Society., 1996-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://environment.nationalgeographic.com/environment/natural-disasters/forces-of-nature/>

Kidstorm

See pictures and graphics and find links on tornadoes, lightning, hurricanes and storm chasing.
Kridler, Chris. "KIDSTORM * Facts about Tornadoes, Lightning, Hurricanes, Storm Chasing." Chris Kridler's Sky Diary. Chris Kridler, 2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://skydiary.com/kids/>

How Stuff Works - Hurricanes

Brain, Marshall, Ph.D. Craig Freudenrich, and Robert Lamb. "How Hurricanes Work." HowStuffWorks: Science. HowStuffWorks a Division of InfoSpace LLC, 1998-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/hurricane.htm>

How Stuff Works - Floods

Harris, Tom. "How Floods Work." HowStuffWorks. HowStuffWorks a Division of InfoSpace LLC, 1998-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/flood.htm>

How Stuff Works - Tornadoes

Brain, Marshall, and Robert Lamb. "How Tornadoes Work." HowStuffWorks. HowStuffWorks a Division of InfoSpace LLC, 1998-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://science.howstuffworks.com/tornado.htm>

How Stuff Works - Tsunamis

Valdes, Robert, Nathan Halabrin, and Robert Lamb. "How Tsunamis Work."HowStuffWorks. HowStuffWorks a Division of InfoSpace LLC, 1998-2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/tsunami.htm>

NASA Hurricane Resource Page

Dunbar, Brian. "Hurricanes & Tropical Storms." NASA. NASA.gov, 27 Oct. 2015. Web. Nov. 2015. <http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hurricanes/main/index.html>

Weather Emergency:A Kid's Guide to Tornadoes