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

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