pressure center

pressure center

[′presh·ər ‚sen·tər]
(meteorology)
On a synoptic chart (or on a mean chart of atmospheric pressure), a point of local minimum or maximum pressure; the center of a low or high.
A center of cyclonic or anticyclonic circulation.
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This will be due to a low pressure center, which will be positioned south of Bulgaria.
It was found that the hardness of the insole material will affect the plantar pressure distribution and the peak value, and affect the trajectory of plantar pressure center, and hereby affect trajectory of upper body gravity center [22].
They are now projecting that low pressure center of a second stronger storm, the remnants of a typhoon, will make landfall on Washington state's Olympic Peninsula.
RapidScat measured sustained surface winds near 46.9 mph (21 meters per second/75.6 kph) along the eastern and southern quadrants of the low pressure center. Those winds were affecting coastal areas of British Columbia, including Vancouver Island.
The Amundsen Sea low (ASL) is a climatological low pressure center that exerts considerable influence on the climate of West Antarctica.
Continues Feit: "Together, these trends will pressure center store to shrink its real estate, probably to rationalize its SKUs, with more reliance on private label, and also to innovate to engage shopper interest.
During lateral bending, pressure center transfer from the bending side to the other side and the center appeared to be of the banding type.
It is computed as the normalized difference in standardized SLP anomalies between Tahiti (as a high pressure center located at 17[degrees] south and 150[degrees] west) and Darwin (as a low pressure center located at 12[degrees]south and 130[degrees] east) relative to its root mean square (Barton and Ramirez, 2004):
However, what they all have in common is that they are spinning storms rotating around a low pressure center.
Combining stage centers of pressure line percentage in the gait cycle, the time of pressure center used in forefoot was significantly less than that of the control group and in the toe region it was significantly greater than that of the control group when walking.
As seems in this pattern a high pressure center with the central pressure of 1022 HECTOPASCAL over 63 degrees east altitude and 41 degrees of north latitude has been formed.
Dorian weakened to a tropical wave as it moved west across the Atlantic and the storm's remnants were associated Monday with a low pressure center north of Puerto Rico, according to the National Hurricane Center.