Category 5 hurricanes, a closer look at their damage
over the last 50 years
Category 5 is the highest category a tropical cyclone can obtain in the Saffir–Simpson scale. These storms cause complete roof failure on many residences and industrial buildings, and some complete building failures with small utility buildings blown over or away.
Developed under instruction of Alicia Cheng & Sarah Gephart from mgmt design.
Interesting insightsThe frequency of C5 hurricanes has grown over the past 50 years, along with an increase in damage and death count.
ProcessThis piece went through a few major changes, going from a very pictorial representation of the eye of each hurricane to a more analytical comparison.