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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We also found that the extratropical cyclone entry point was usually near the event site.
0 of the AIR Extratropical Cyclone Model for Europe includes six additional countries.
2011), these three extratropical cyclone categories are identified, and based on the obtained data, we attempt to answer the primary question of this study: When during their life cycle are extratropical cyclones attended by fronts?
Sunday, the typhoon is expected to turn into an extratropical cyclone, and come within a 190-km radius of a point about 180 km northeast of Nemuro in Hokkaido
The performance of satellite algorithms in baroclinic storm systems at midlatitudes presents new challenges because of the strong horizontal thermal gradients in extratropical cyclones and the disruption of storm structure by passage over mountain ranges.
An atmospheric river is a long, narrow, and transient corridor of anomalously strong horizontal water vapor transport that is typically located in the lowest 3 km of the troposphere and associated with a low-level jet stream ahead of the cold front of an extratropical cyclone.
TOKYO, Oct 14 (KUNA) -- Powerful typhoon Vongfong was downgraded to an extratropical cyclone off Japan's Pacific coast on Tuesday, and was moving northeast after leaving at least two people dead and nearly 100 others injured in Japan.
Saturday, Typhoon Linfa is expected to reach somewhere near Nobeoka, Miyazaki Prefecture on Kyushu, before possibly weakening to an extratropical cyclone, according to the agency.
Wednesday, Danas is expected to come within 110 km of a point some 90 km south-southeast of Hachinohe in Aomori Prefecture and after turning into an extratropical cyclone it will reach within 190 km of a point roughly 50 km northwest of Nemuro in Hokkaido by 3 p.
This precursor diagnoses the potential of an extratropical cyclone to produce a sting jet based on the environmental conditions that are resolved in ERA-Interim.
TOKYO, Oct 6 (KUNA) -- Typhoon Phanfone was downgraded to n extratropical cyclone off Japan's Pacific coast on Monday evening, and was moving east-northeast after leaving at least one person dead and six others missing in Japan.
Wednesday, Danas is expected to come within 110 km of a point some 90 km east of Hachinohe in Aomori Prefecture and after turning into an extratropical cyclone it will reach within 190 km of a point roughly 110 km north-northwest of Nemuro in Hokkaido by 6 p.