storm center


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storm center

n.
1. The central area of a storm, especially the point of lowest barometric pressure within a storm.
2. A center of trouble, disturbance, or argument.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.storm center - a center of trouble or disturbance
commotion, hoo-ha, hoo-hah, hurly burly, kerfuffle, to-do, disruption, disturbance, flutter - a disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
2.storm center - the central area or place of lowest barometric pressure within a storm
center, middle, centre, eye, heart - an area that is approximately central within some larger region; "it is in the center of town"; "they ran forward into the heart of the struggle"; "they were in the eye of the storm"
storm, violent storm - a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
References in classic literature ?
The storm center had shifted to the young man with the cane.
True, the wind itself tore our canvas out of the gaskets, jerked out our topmasts, and made a raffle of our running gear, but still we would have come through nicely had we not been square in front of the advancing storm center.
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The Internet Storm Center said bluntly "use a browser other then MS Internet Explorer until the current vulnerabilities in MSIE are patched.
But instead of getting to work when they arrived, they sat idle for as long as a month--billing RTC for their time--while they waited for vital instructions and equipment to come from the Storm Center in Denver.
About the Internet Storm Center For more than 10 years, SANS' Internet Storm Center has been providing free analysis and warning to the community on the latest cyber threats and internet security issues.
According to Georgia Power, its Storm Center will be available through smartphones, tablets and online and will enable their customers to report outages, downed power lines and give tips with pertinent information.
Tropical force-winds extended more than 300 kilometers from the storm center.
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North of the arrowhead, the winds blow more slowly, so the storm center outruns the winds just above it.