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storm center

[′stȯrm ‚sen·tər]
(meteorology)
The area of lowest atmospheric pressure of a cyclone; this is a more general expression than eye of the storm, which refers only to the center of a well-developed tropical cyclone, in which there is a tendency of the skies to clear.
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CTH gradually decreases as the distance from the storm center increases.
duration) was defined as the number of 6-hour interval storm center positions recorded within the state's boundaries.
The Amica Storm Center provides dozens of tips in a simple, easy to use layout with four specific sections: Prepare Now, If a Warning is Issued, When a Storm Strikes and After the Storm.
org (the former is a group that collects information from firewall logs sent by users; the latter, also known as the Incident Storm Center, analyzes those logs and additionally collects and analyzes intrusion detection logs; SANS helps fund both groups).
This circular outer wall of clouds formed at about a 70-mile radius from the storm center on Tuesday, Sept.
Operating since 2000, DShield is the data collection engine behind the SANS Internet Storm Center (ISC).
In 2006 we've seen a significant rise in attacks that take advantage of zero-day vulnerabilities, leaving a user or system unable to defend against the attack since no patch is available," said Marc Sachs, Director, SANS Internet Storm Center, and SRI International.
Internet Storm Center (ISC) handlers from around the world will come together to present the State of the Internet panel discussion.
SANS is the most trusted and by far the largest source for information security training and certification in the world, and operates the Internet's early warning system -- the Internet Storm Center.
Visit the Entergy Storm Center to download the free Operation: Storm Ready guide.
It also develops, maintains, and makes available at no cost, the largest collection of research documents about various aspects of information security, and it operates the Internet's early warning system - Internet Storm Center.
Duke Energy's storm center has been activated and crews and additional contractors are in place in Pinellas County through north Florida in order to quickly and safely respond to outages.