Trump apparently suggested beating hurricanes with nukes. This is it seems such a common suggestion, it warrants its own page debunking the feasibility at NOAA, and a National Geographic article 3 years ago. Trump channeling his base again? Watch out for suggestions also in the 9 point list of myths (chapter C5).

The short of it:
1) it won’t work (not enough energy)
2) you add global radiation fall-out to your problem

Read TCFAQ C5c) Why don’t we try to destroy tropical cyclones by nuking them?

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