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warm sector

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(Physical Geography) meteorol a wedge of warm air between the warm and cold fronts of a depression, which is eventually occluded. See also cold front, warm front
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"Away from the rain, Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England will feel a bit warmer with temperatures in the high teens thanks to the warm sector.
2c), bulk 0-6-km wind shear in excess of 100 kt, and warm sector surface dewpoints in the low to mid-60s ([degrees]F) ahead of a cold front extending southward from the surface low into the Gulf of Mexico.
In the storm's warm sector, a generalized heavy rainfall capable of causing flooding is a threat from Kansas to western Wisconsin late Tuesday night through Wednesday.
Met Eireann's Vincent O'Shea said: "The reason for the increase is we're in what we call a warm sector.
In the warm sector, where we expect to find southerly winds and meager tropical air, we find southerly winds across Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska, but instead of typical February warm sector temperatures in the 40s and 50s, we find temperatures there in the 10s and 20s.
day "Warmer and more humid conditions will edge upwards from Europe on Sunday in the warm sector of the low.
"Warmer and feeling humid on Sunday in the warm sector of the low, with outbreaks of rain continuing into the start of next week."
Every polar front vortex develops a warm front and its warm sector brings warm, moist inflow swirling aloft with strong cloud and, of course, stormy weather.
Additionally, RADAR imagery from 20 events, representing cold frontal, warm frontal, and warm sector MCSs suggest that the tracks are impacted by the Ozarks in that these events will slow down and/or weaken as they cross the region.
Storms are divided into four basic sectors: prefrontal, warm sector, frontal, and postfrontal.
But if the weather improves and we maintain the south wind, we've probably broken into the warm sector and with good flying until we cross the cold front, still ahead.
He added: "We are in what is called a warm sector. As low pressure developed the winds funnelled over the Pennines and because of the warm sector they couldn't disperse as they normally do and that gave us gusty winds."