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storm

(Barrage), noun assault, attack, battle, blast, blitz, blitzkrieg, blizzard, bombardment, clash, combat, commotion, conflict, confusion, disquiet, embroilment, eruption, excitement, explosion, fight, flare-up, imbroglio, melee, mutiny, outbreak, outburst, revolt, revolution, skirmish, stir, struggle, tempest, tumult, turbulence, turmoil, unrest, upheaval, uprising
Associated concepts: damage, flood damage

storm

(Rain), noun blizzard, cloudburst, cyclone, downpour, endless rain, gale, hailstorm, heavy showers, heavy winds, hurricane, moisture, precipitation, rainstorm, sheets of rain, snowstorm, storming, stormy winds, tempest, thundershower, thunderstorm, tornado, torrent, tropical rains, tropical storm, turbulence, twister, typhoon, whirlwind
Associated concepts: cyber storm, storm models, storm predicting, storm victims, storm water
See also: assail, assault, attack, barrage, bluster, cataclysm, commotion, demonstrate, furor, incursion, onset, pandemonium, passion, protest, strike, turmoil
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Between April 7-11, a storm system produced 23 tornadoes through the Plains, Midwest and Southeast.
The ACPA has urged storm system owners to conduct post installation inspections on all types of pipe systems as a commonsense approach to quality assurance.
The program is needed to map new storm system infrastructure that is constructed by private development projects, public projects and annexations, along with meeting the requirements in the NPDES Phase II Municipal Storm Water Permit for mapping of City storm systems.
Storm system naming is based on regions and hurricanes in the Pacific will have their own list of names.
The storm system is moving down from Northern California, where heavy rain and snow snarled traffic on Thursday, temporarily closing major routes across the Sierra Nevada.
Moore's analysis suggests that the sudden drops in barometric pressure on Mount Everest in springtime are associated with jet streaks, which are areas of higher-than-average wind speed within the jet stream that steers storm systems through the Himalayan region each spring.
Recent warm, sunny weather brought out the blooms of flowering trees, but a series of storm systems moving onshore will keep the chance of rain in the forecast for the next several days.
Extratropical cyclones are asymmetric storm systems that produce a variety of complex atmospheric phenomena including 'sting jets,'" continued Tatge.
The project includes improving the storm system that conveys Maplewood Creek drainage across roadways or storm systems that discharge at the top of steep slopes that are causing erosion of the Maplewood Creek ravine.
Such is the case for some unlucky drivers in the Dallas area as two storm systems pummeled several cities in the area with hail ranging in size from a golf ball to a baseball.
Storm systems moving across an area can cause shortterm fluctuations in DTR, but those variations shouldn't consistently fall on certain days of the week, says Forster.
This is the latest of the recent storm systems out of the Gulf of Alaska.