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pressure system

[′presh·ər ‚sis·təm]
(engineering)
Any system of pipes, vessels, tanks, reactors, and other equipment, or interconnections thereof, operating with an internal pressure greater than atmospheric.
(meteorology)
An individual cyclonic-scale feature of atmospheric circulation, commonly used to denote either a high or a low, less frequently a ridge or a trough.
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The Japan Meteorological Agency said a strong low pressure system with heavy winds hit the area, warning that the low pressure system will continue to develop in northeastern Japan.
In a weather bomb, also known as explosive cyclogenesis, a jet stream of strong winds high up in the atmosphere interacts with the low pressure system.
Some smoke could get pushed back into the valley over the weekend by a tenacious high pressure system over Central Oregon, the National Weather Service warns.
The system includes a servo pressure system controlling the blowing and output fluid.
Manama, Dec 29 (BNA): The Metrological Department announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain, tomorrow evening, will be affected by low pressure system to lead to unsettled weather conditions.
Muscat: A low pressure system has formed over the south west of Arabian Sea and is moving north west, according to a Public Authority for Civil Aviation tweeted.
This grant (2R44HG007136), entitled "High Pressure Sample Preparation Instrumentation for DNA Sequencing", will help fund the development of an automated, high-throughput, high pressure system (instrument and consumables), to enable significantly better control of DNA fragmentation, which is a critical step in the preparation of samples for next generation sequencing platforms.
The second low pressure system developed in the Mozambican channel heavily impacting precipitation across Madagascar.
Muscat: Unsettled weather conditions in Oman that have been linked to a low pressure system will persist until the end of April, the Met Office announced late on Wednesday.
Muscat, Mar 20 (ONA) The Directorate General of Meteorology and Air Navigation (DGMAN) said that weather charts indicate that the Sultanate's weather will be affected by a state of weather instability during the next two days (Thursday and Friday) as a result of low pressure system influence.
The stronger the pressure system, the greater the wind's speed.
A low pressure system and a rainy front brought heavy rain Thursday to the Pacific side of western Japan, prompting the weather agency to warn of downpours in a broad area from Okinawa to western and central Japan through Friday.