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Unformatted text preview: d. Codell, Kansas tornadoes, May 20, 1916, 1917, and 1918. e. Fort Worth, Texas, March 28, 2000 4. T. F. Temperatures will cool during a Chinook due to adiabatic compression. 5. T. F . Waterspouts are tornadoes over water and are very dangerous to boats and air craft. 6. In the Unites States, LARGE hail (greater than three-fourths inch in diameter) falls most often: a. in Florida b. in northeast Colorado/southeast Wyoming c. in Texas d . in Oklahoma e. in Kansas 7. T . F. The temperature of lightning is 5 to 6 times hotter than those of the sun’s exterior. 8. T . F . Trapped lee waves are often associated with very strong surface winds. 9. T . F . The Santa Ana winds are best known for their ability to spread wildfires in southern California. 10. T. F . Hurricanes kill more people than lightning. 1...
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2008 for the course ATOC 1050 taught by Professor Forrest,be during the Fall '06 term at Colorado.
- Fall '06