Wind
Wind is the flow of gases on a large scale. On the surface of the Earth, wind consists of the bulk movement of air. In outer space, solar wind is the movement of gases or charged particles from the su...
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All of the electric trains in the Netherlands are completely powered by wind energy.
All of the electric trains in the Netherlands are completely powered by wind energy.
Hurricane Maria could be the worst ever for Puerto Rico, meteorologist says
Weather 2000 chief meteorologist Michael Schlacter on the strength of Hurricane Maria and its impact to Puerto Rico.
Hurricane Size Comparison
We compare the sizes and power of hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons & cyclones, from a tropical storm to a category 5 hurricane such as Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Andrew & Hurricane Katrina, and even go ...
Brave Storm Footage!
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(Survival Capsule) The giant ball that could save your life
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Another major hurricane appears to be brewing in the Atlantic Ocean
August 30, 2017: Another major hurricane appears to be brewing in the Atlantic Ocean.It is predicted to become a Category 5 Major Hurricane. Right now the GFS and the GEM have it going into the east c...
Can We Rely on Wind and Solar Energy?
Is green energy, particularly wind and solar energy, the solution to our climate and energy problems? Or should we be relying on things like...
Kashmir Today - Has National Geographic Channel Paid $ 1 Million For This Video?
National Geographic Channel Has Paid $ 1 Million For This Video
Boomerang: Could Hurricane Matthew Hit the US Twice?
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Why Hurricane Categories Make A Big Difference
During a hurricane you usually hear meteorologists refer to its intensity by categories. If you don't know the difference between a category 1 and a category...
Hurricane Matthew To Show Horrorific Cost Of Clinton Foundation Theft From Haiti
The Category 4 Hurricane set to devastate Haiti with 145MPH winds, 40 inches of rain, and 12 foot storm surge looks to be an unprecedented human tragedy with the country failing to recover after the 2...
Jet stream crossing the Equator prompts scientists to warn of 'global climate emergency'
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China tornado: Dozens die in Jiangsu province
A tornado has killed 51 people in eastern China and injured dozens more, Chinese state media say.
Foehn
A Föhn or Foehn is a type of dry, warm, down-slope wind that occurs in the lee (downwind side) of a mountain range.It is a rain shadow wind that results from the subsequent adiabatic warming of air th...
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Mistral
Mistral commonly refers to the Mistral (wind) in southern France and Sardinia.Mistral may also refer to:
Mistral - Wikipedia
Monsoon
Monsoon ( /mɒnˈsuːn/; /mɑːnˈsuːn/) is traditionally defined as a seasonal reversing wind accompanied by corresponding changes in precipitation, but is now used to describe seasonal changes in atmosph...
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Santa Ana winds
The Santa Ana winds are strong, extremely dry down-slope winds that originate inland and affect coastal Southern California and northern Baja California. Santa Ana winds blow mostly in autumn and wint...
Santa Ana winds - Wikipedia
Sea breeze
A sea breeze or onshore breeze is a gentle wind that develops over bodies of water near land due to differences in air pressure created by their different heat capacity. It is a common occurrence alon...
Sirocco
Sirocco, scirocco, /sɪˈrɒkoʊ/, jugo or, rarely, siroc (Catalan: Xaloc, Greek: Σορόκος, Spanish: Siroco) is a Mediterranean wind that comes from the Sahara and reaches hurricane speeds in N...
Sirocco - Wikipedia
Trade wind
The trade winds (sometimes called trades) are the prevailing pattern of easterly surface winds found in the tropics, within the lower portion of the Earth's atmosphere, in the lower section of the tr...
Trade wind - Wikipedia
Jet stream
The polar jet stream can travel at speeds greater than 100 miles per hour (160 km/h). Here, the fastest winds are colored red; slower winds are blue.Jet streams are fast flowing, narrow air cur...
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Gale
A gale is a very strong wind. There are conflicting definitions of how strong a wind must be to be considered a gale. The U.S. National Weather Service defines a gale as 34–47 knots (63–87 km/h, 17.5–...
Gale - Wikipedia
Hurricane
A tropical cyclone is a rapidly rotating storm system characterized by a low-pressure center, strong winds, and a spiral arrangement of thunderstorms that produce heavy rain. Depending on its locatio...
Hurricane - Wikipedia
Downburst
A downburst is a strong ground-level wind system that emanates from a single source, blowing in a straight line in all directions from that source. Often producing damaging winds, it may be confused w...
Downburst - Wikipedia
Microburst
A microburst is a small-scale downburst, thus a very localized column of sinking air caused by a small and intense downdraft (the air does not spin like it does in the case of a cyclone or tornado) wi...
Microburst - Wikipedia
Tornado
A tornado is a violently rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cumulonimbus cloud or, in rare cases, the base of a cumulus cloud. They are often referred t...
Tornado - Wikipedia
Wind shear
Wind shear, sometimes referred to as windshear or wind gradient, is a difference in wind speed and direction over a relatively short distance in the atmosphere. Wind shear can be broken down into vert...
Wind shear - Wikipedia