low-pressure area


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low-pressure area

[′lō ¦presh·ər ′er·ē·ə]
(mechanical engineering)
The point in a bearing where the pressure is the least and the area or space for a lubricant is the greatest.
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However, a low-pressure area spotted off Mindanao entered the Philippine area of responsiblity yesterday.
The low-pressure area (LPA) east of Virac, Catanduanes already intensified into a Tropical Depression by Monday afternoon, the state weather bureau said.
forecast, PAGASA weather specialist Meno Mendoza said there is a low-pressure area (LPA) outside the Philippine area of responsibility at 2,195 kilometers east of Visayas.
KARACHI -- A low-pressure area in the East Arabian Sea has strengthened into a depression, which will likely to strengthen further into a Tropical Cyclone during next 36 hours.
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 9 (ANI): A low-pressure area has formed over the southeast and adjoining east central Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep area due to the influence of cyclonic circulation in this region, said India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday here.
The cyclone, which has developed from a low-pressure area over north-east Arabian sea, had intensified into a low-pressure area on Monday, and is likely to strengthen in the next 24 hours, said weathermen.
Muscat, Oct 26 (ONA) Latest weather maps and satellite images show the presence of low-pressure area with surface wind speed range between 10 15 knots over south Arabian Sea.
"Usually we have a low-pressure area at Darwin near Australia and high-pressure area at Tahiti near the South American coast," AK Srivastava, director, National Climate Centre, IMD, Pune told Economic Times.
The studies revealed that the hearts move fluid much as does a device called an impedance pump, which creates a low-pressure area within a tube by squeezing and quickly releasing one end.
Strong winds whip into this low-pressure area. These gusts pull in warm, moist air and help to build more clouds.
Another low-pressure area was located 765 kms east-southeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.

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