The National Weather Service provides regularly updated hurricane tracking resources. Cone forecast images can be used to assess the risk that a hurricane might hit an area. What kind of data does a cone forecast contain?
A) a color-coded plot showing current wind speeds
B) color-coded photographs from a weather satellite **
C) a map showing center positions at different times
D) a map showing low pressure belts at different times

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  1. @Ms.Sue Help, please

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    Forecast cone
    Definition of the NHC Track Forecast Cone. Definition: The cone represents the probable track of the center of a tropical cyclone, and is formed by enclosing the area swept out by a set of circles (not shown) along the forecast track (at 12, 24, 36 hours, etc).

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