arctic front

arctic front

[¦ärd·ik ′frənt]
(meteorology)
The semipermanent, semicontinuous front between the deep, cold arctic air and the shallower, basically less cold polar air of northern latitudes.

arctic front

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Advancing warm maritime air over-runs cold continental air.
The surface of discontinuity between very cold air flowing directly from the arctic region and another less cold air mass. It is the boundary between the arctic and polar air masses mainly near the Arctic Circle.
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The study evaluated patients with symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation treated with the Medtronic Arctic Front Advance Cryoballoon, and the results were presented at the 2018 European Society of Cardiology Congress in Munich.
Medtronic plc today announced one-year results from the CRYO4PERSISTENT AF study of ablation with the Arctic Front Advance(TM) Cryoballoon to isolate the pulmonary veins in patients with symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation (AF).
BY ANITA MCSORLEY AN Arctic front is set to bring weather misery to Ireland this St Patrick's Day.
As the warm air moved inwards, a cold Arctic front came down the Atlantic coast from the north.
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But the near-normal temperatures on Saturday will be short-lived as an Arctic front moves through Saturday night, bringing back unseasonably cold temperatures.
AF & Other revenues reached $130 million, climbing a substantial 30 percent compared with Q3 2014, owing to solid growth in Arctic Front CryoAblation System.
The Arctic front will create a "deep layer of bitterly cold air," it warned.
Also, the latter regional mathematical model has been applied to verify the hypothesis of the influence of the shape of the arctic front on the initial formation of polar lows.

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