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pressure system

[′presh·ər ‚sis·təm]
(engineering)
Any system of pipes, vessels, tanks, reactors, and other equipment, or interconnections thereof, operating with an internal pressure greater than atmospheric.
(meteorology)
An individual cyclonic-scale feature of atmospheric circulation, commonly used to denote either a high or a low, less frequently a ridge or a trough.
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Oman will be affected by a low pressure system for three days, beginning Monday, resulting in sporadic rains in northern parts of Oman, the Directorate General of Meteorology stated on Sunday.
The high pressure system which caused all the chaos should soon clear, allowing a low pressure system from the Atlantic to move in.
The Japan Meteorological Agency said a strong low pressure system with heavy winds hit the area, warning that the low pressure system will continue to develop in northeastern Japan.
In a weather bomb, also known as explosive cyclogenesis, a jet stream of strong winds high up in the atmosphere interacts with the low pressure system.
Some smoke could get pushed back into the valley over the weekend by a tenacious high pressure system over Central Oregon, the National Weather Service warns.
Some showers will be heavy." The unsettled weather is being caused by a jet stream which is currently over the UK and is driving a low pressure system.
The system includes a servo pressure system controlling the blowing and output fluid.
Walkers were out early on the Wirral waterfront yesterday morning to enjoy warm weather which lasted all day, but forecasters predicted a low pressure system moving in from the east last night which could bring some heavy winds and thunderstorms.
Manama, Dec 29 (BNA): The Metrological Department announced that the Kingdom of Bahrain, tomorrow evening, will be affected by low pressure system to lead to unsettled weather conditions.
This grant (2R44HG007136), entitled "High Pressure Sample Preparation Instrumentation for DNA Sequencing", will help fund the development of an automated, high-throughput, high pressure system (instrument and consumables), to enable significantly better control of DNA fragmentation, which is a critical step in the preparation of samples for next generation sequencing platforms.
Muscat: Unsettled weather conditions in Oman that have been linked to a low pressure system will persist until the end of April, the Met Office announced late on Wednesday.