cold high

cold high

[′kōld ′hī]
(meteorology)
At a given level in the atmosphere, any high that is generally characterized by colder air near its center than around its periphery. Also known as cold anticyclone; cold-core high.
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GPs, hospital staff, police, ambulance staff, firemen, road gritters, bin men, home help staff, nursing home staff etc cannot be told to stay at home in severe weather conditions, nor are they paid any extra for battling through snow and bitter cold high winds to get to work.
The Met Office has released a weather warning describing the smog - comprising nitrogen oxide, carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide and other aerosols - as a result of cold high pressure in the upper atmosphere.
It is pertinent to mention here that the Met Office has released a weather warning describing the smog, comprising nitrogen oxide, carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide and other aerosols, as a result of cold high pressure in the upper atmosphere.
In Kuwait, MLC handled a job for JGSK in the Clean Fuel Project that involved the delivery of a cold high pressure separator and a KO drum, weighing 202 tonnes and 57 tonnes respectively, from Shuaibah Port to the greenfield project site.
This helps establish a strong lee-side trough, further amplifying the pressure gradient between the cold high pressure area out east and the low pressures in the Denver and Colorado Springs area.
Leonard said cold high pressure to the region's northeast, combined with a storm track that was just close enough to bring many feet of snow to Central and Eastern Massachusetts, has prevailed since then.
And let's face it, what better time to enjoy an ice cold high quality craft brew than when you're hanging out with friends on a sunny day by the water?
He said: "They were saying, 'What's the point of walking up and down a cold high street, when you can get everything in one place?
This trough (low pressure area) was leaning back in the upper air with the result that it neutralised much of the impact of the cold high pressure system over the Atlantic.
He was the one wrapped up against the cold high up in the stand, where few of the crowd, swelled by 10,000, could see him.
But emergency services were on alert in 11 of Spain's 17 provinces, and bitterly cold high winds were keeping many beaches deserted.
The Met Office has released a weather warning describing the smog comprising nitrogen oxide, carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide and other aerosols as a result of cold high pressure in the upper atmosphere.