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How water causes destruction during a hurricane

When water combines with wind, it's a force to be reckoned with. Saltwater and freshwater flooding from rough surf, storm surge and tropical downpours cause the most and longest lasting destruction during a hurricane.

Chief Meterologist Skip Waters takes a look at rising waters in part three of the Hurricane Series.