nephanalysis

nephanalysis

[‚nef·ə′nal·ə·səs]
(meteorology)
The analysis of a synoptic chart in terms of the types and amount of clouds and precipitation; cloud systems are identified both as entities and in relation to the pressure pattern, fronts, and other aspects.
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nephanalysis

The graphical depiction of analyzed cloud data on a geographical map (ICAO).
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Nephanalysis (cloud analysis) is a map showing cloud information.