extratropical cyclone

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extratropical cyclone

[¦ek·strə¦träp·i·kəl ′sī‚klōn]
(meteorology)
Any cyclone-scale storm that is not a tropical cyclone. Also known as extratropical low; extratropical storm.
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A ODP e basicamente observada por meio de TSMs, com temporalidade de 20 a 30 anos, e abrange tanto o Pacifico Tropical quanto o Extratropical (MANTUA, 1999).
The storm then trekked swiftly northward, weakening as it passed by Cape Cod and Nantucket before transitioning into an extratropical cyclone and coming ashore at Meteghan on July 5.
Just as the violent extratropical cyclone was about to besiege Britain, Fish announced: "Well, if you're watching, don't worry, there isn't (a hurricane)
Typhoon Wipha, which stayed offshore in the Pacific before scaling back into an extratropical cyclone at 3 p.
TOKYO - A typhoon that made landfall on southwestern Japan early Wednesday weakened to an extratropical depression during the morning, but is causing heavy rain that is anticipated to spread across a wide area of the country through Thursday.
The agency added the 19th typhoon of the season will become an extratropical cyclone Friday over the waters east of Japan.
Once in the air the quick-hitting extratropical cyclone tossed the plane about so violently that most of the passengers became very ill," said Santee, who now lives in Wood Village outside of Portland.
Biotic Impacts of Extratropical Climate Change in the Pacific, Aha Huliko'a Proceedings, University of Hawaii.
He was a competent navigator, geographer and cartographer; his Map of the Extratropical Parts of Southern Africa was a milestone in the cartography of the country.
The extratropical cyclone in Sao Paulo caused power failures in various parts of the state and has been attributed to AES Eletropaulo's lack of investments in distribution infrastructure.
En los bosques montanos y altoandinos de la Cordillera de los Andes, desde Venezuela hasta el norte de Chile y Argentina, con una poblacion extratropical en el noreste y centro de Argentina, se distribuye el genero Polylepis; que incluye alrededor de 27 especies (Simpson 1979, Cabido & Acosta 1985, Kessler 1995, Romoleroux 1996, Mendoza 2005, 2010).
A storm surge is an offshore rise of water associated with a low pressure weather system, typically tropical cyclones and strong extratropical cyclones.