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Meteorology B

Postby -Groundhog- » December 13th, 2016, 5:13 pm

Short Event Description: "This event is about the meteorological topic Severe Storms."

Should you get out of your car in a tornado?

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MaeleeB » December 15th, 2016, 4:49 pm

If you spot a tornado while driving, you should evacuate your car and find the nearest sturdy shelter or building.

What does an occluded front look like on a weather map?

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby -Groundhog- » December 15th, 2016, 5:02 pm

Purple triangles and half-moons (on the same side of the line).

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby MaeleeB » December 15th, 2016, 6:29 pm

Yes, good job! Now it's your turn to post a question.

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby -Groundhog- » December 15th, 2016, 6:48 pm

What are semi-permanent highs and lows? List three.

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Re: Meteorology B

Postby NeilMehta » December 27th, 2016, 9:26 am

What are semi-permanent highs and lows? List three.
They're highs and lows that stay in an area throughout the year
Three examples:
-Bermuda High
-Icelandic Low
-South Pacific High
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Which direction do the trade winds tend to move?
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby -Groundhog- » January 23rd, 2017, 5:23 pm

Northern hemisphere: NE to SW.

Southern hemisphere: SE to NW
What is a storm surge?
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Re: Meteorology B

Postby NeilMehta » February 21st, 2017, 10:01 am

Northern hemisphere: NE to SW.

Southern hemisphere: SE to NW
What is a storm surge?
the rise in water level because of a storm What is the NWS symbol for fog in patches?
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