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Unformatted text preview: a zone would be identified by a tight packing of isotherms. To isolate that zone on the 00Z map, lightly shade in all areas where temperatures are 60F or higher, representing relatively mild air. Then, lightly shade in areas where temperatures are 30F or lower, representing relatively cold air (note that these particular values are specific to this case). What's left unshaded is the corridor of large tempera-ture gradient, and the front is found in this zone. C. Use the wind portion of the station models to make a conclusion about the behavior of the wind (specifi-cally, its direction) as you cross from one side of a front to the other....
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This note was uploaded on 08/11/2010 for the course METEO 003 taught by Professor Victoryanuzzi during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Spring '08