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weather map

A map or chart depicting the meteorological conditions over a specific geographic area at a specific time.

weather map


weather chart

(Physical Geography) a synoptic chart showing weather conditions, compiled from simultaneous observations taken at various weather stations

weath′er map`

a map or chart showing weather conditions over a wide area at a particular time, compiled from simultaneous observations at different places.
[1870–75, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: map - (meteorology) a map showing the principal meteorological elements at a given time and over an extended regionweather map - (meteorology) a map showing the principal meteorological elements at a given time and over an extended region
map - a diagrammatic representation of the earth's surface (or part of it)
wind rose - weather map showing the frequency and strength of winds from different directions
meteorology - the earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)
isobar - (meteorology)an isogram connecting points having equal barometric pressure at a given time
isotherm - (meteorology) an isogram connecting points having the same temperature at a given time
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In another city, they stand in front of the weather map.
According to the American Meteorological Society online glossary, a 'monsoon trough' is 'the line in a weather map showing the locations of relatively minimum sea level pressure in a monsoon region.
ON the old Chronicle weather map it used to say North East Today but on the new one it says North East Area Today.
Grahame Madge, of the Met Office, said: "We're watching the weather map very closely, they (storms) are certainly possible.
The former teacher was a regular on the floating weather map in Liverpool's Albert Dock for ITV's This Morning show.
Paul brought his own camera and weather map with him and took pupils gathered in the school hall through how he presents the weather - and even pointed out Norton on a map.
The 64-year-old, who was a regular on the floating weather map on ITV's This Morning, has been charged with nine counts of indecent assault and one count of sexual assault.
KOR" Talbot is best known for his appearances on the floating weather map for ITV's This Morning programme, when it was hosted by Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan at Liverpool's Albert Dock.
In January the mercury soared so high Down Under that Australia's meteorology department added two new colors to its weather map --incandescent purple and pink.
The weather map was further obfuscated when widespread light rains fell over the northern, central and eastern parts on Monday this week as a fit salute to Heroes Day.
1877 First weather map to appear in an Aus newspaper (Russell)
This new series, during which the first-ever live interactive weather map will be created, hopes to take at least some of the mystery out of it.

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