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21Jun 2019

Hurricanes, cyclones and typhoons are the same meteorological phenomenon, but with a different name according to the place where they develop. In general, they can be called tropical cyclones. To be considered tropical cyclones, winds of sustained speeds must reach at least 119 kilometers per hour. Hurricane: defined as a tropical cyclone originated in the […]

19Jun 2019

Summer is here, and it’s important to keep the care and precautions we must take during hurricane season in mind. It’s also important to know where hurricanes come from and how these high-force winds come to form. How is it formed? A cluster of storms gather over the warm water of the ocean. The hot […]

17Jun 2019

A hurricane is a group of winds of extraordinary force that forms a whirlwind and turns in great circles. It usually originates in the tropics and from the moment of its birth, begins to expand its diameter. It is a system of storms that circulates around a center of low pressure and that generates strong […]

14Jun 2019

Much of the damage that occurs during a hurricane can come from objects breaking windows or doors, leaving them fractured and defective. Impact fractures in violent weather can result in catastrophic air movements and pressure equalizations in the home. Windows and doors have are crucial during hurricane season. Laminated glass reduces the possibility of a […]

12Jun 2019

These windows protect against harsh weather, strong wind gusts, and more. With impact windows installed in your home, you’ll be protected from branches or other objects that fly into the your home by high-speed winds. With impact windows, your house and your family are protected. Impact windows and doors will save you in the presence […]

10Jun 2019

Impact-resistant windows offer protection to homes by combining high-strength frames with impact-resistant laminated glass, in addition to a special silicone glazing process to prevent glass from falling out of its frame. The impact resistant glass consists of two glass panels joined together with a special intermediate layer of transparent polyvinyl butyral. Although the debris carried […]

07Jun 2019

Despite the initial predictions, one of the most important factors of how the hurricane season develops in the Atlantic is the global climate under the influence of El Niño and La Niña. Before continuing, let us explain: What is the phenomenon of the El Niño? El Niño is a phenomenon related to the warming of […]

05Jun 2019

They are estimated between 9 and 15 storms. The Climate Prediction Center of NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has chosen the names of the 9 to 15 possible storms and hurricanes for the 2019 season: At FB DOORS we’re proud to offer you a long-term solution to the presence of these potential hurricanes, with […]

04Jun 2019

The Climate Prediction Center of the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) predicts the presence of 9 to 15 storms with winds of 39 mph or more, including two to four major category 3 or 4 hurricanes with winds up to 156 mph. Check out this infographic for the NOAA hurricane season outlook: With this […]

03Jun 2019

From June 1 to November 30. The NOAA Climate Prediction Center (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) is  forecasting an intense hurricane season for this year. The institution predicts the presence of 9 to 15 storms with winds of 39 mph or more, and 4 to 8 of them may become hurricanes with winds of 74 mph […]