On the afternoon of August 13, 2004, one of the most devastating hurricanes in history slammed into the Florida Coast, causing an estimated 15 billion dollars in damage. This interactive hurricane-tracking map tells visitors the story of Hurricane Charley and challenges them to predict Charley’s landfall location based on real satellite data. Visitors use a magnetic “puck” to trace the path of the hurricane and discover the important role of satellites in studying these awesome storms.
37” x 30” x 64” plus graphic panel
0.94m x 0.76m x 1.62m plus graphic panel