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Coalition of Scientist Intergovernmental panel on climate change
Fast moving weak storm that comes from canada
11% of Emitions steady rise
Event is occurring, current +/- a hr., spans county wide
Up to 48 hours
more than 10 days
Moderate shear
Rank of risk of Lightning for t-storms
What is the 540mb Line?
Updraft & growing cloud stage
Moderate Shear, longer than hr., Flood threat, moderate damage
Small/weak shear
Current trend will continue. Ad: Good for nowcasts and short term forecasts. Dis: Trends can blow up.
Updraft, growing, rain, downdraft, gustfronts stage
1% of all Tornadoes
T or false: climate is everyday observations
Total Destruction, only scattered debris
CO2, Methane, CFCs are what?
Rank of risk of downburst for t-storms
Warming of the planet over time
6 to 12 inches of snow
0-12 hours
Metal, water, electrical objects
no updraft, leftover cloud, light rain, gust fronts stage
High Shear
Storm track that dumps lots of snow along states by the Atlantic Ocean
5% of emitions slow rise
Avoid lone trees, Open Areas, open water, and go inside
Future Wx will be the same as average over the past 30yrs. AD:good in trop and polar. Dis: Wx is rarely average esp in midlats
Darkest cirlce on the map
Tree Damage, sheds blown down along with mobile homes
Low shear, 1 hr., low threat, and damage
Highest pressure on Earth
Snow that occurs downwind of the Great Lakes
1800 in Zulu and Est
Short range forecasting method
4% of emitions steady
Spans the Great Plains and Texas
Destruction and pile of rubble
Science is never 100%, Are costs worth it, and some people will benefit and others wont with?
Wind greater than 35mph, less than .25 of a mile visibility, for three hours
Future Wx will be same a present. Ad:Good in tropical&polar, Dis: Mid-lats are wild
Location of a tornado in a supercell
Mobile home and block structures destroyed and roofs removed
Most Likely to bring heavy snow to Indiana
20% of emitions Slow Rise
Rank of risk of Flash Floods for t-storms
Increased absorbtion, less evap, Arthopogenic Heat are effects of
22% of emitions Rapid Rise
1200 in Zulu and Est
High Shear, Longest length of time, Tornado and wind threats, high damage
Moderate Shear, longer than hr., wind threat, moderate damage
The use of reasoning and knowledge of wx to apply it to Wx. patterns. Ad:Best tech for 1 to 7 days. Dis: need exp.
Rank of risk of hail for t-storms
Favorable conditions, hrs. in length, and span over states and regions
cP or cA air masses with a 850mb to lake temp difference of 17 deg c. and a unfrozen lake
0000 in Zulu and Est
Span the Southeastern United States
What has wind speed of 57mph, large hail, and tornadoes
6% of emitions moderate rise
3 to 7 days
Strongest area of a snowstorm
75% of all tornadoes
T or F: Climate is longterm observations over 30 years
25% of all tornadoes
Long range forecasting method up to 15 days
IPCC working Groups

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