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Unformatted text preview: front. Without rising warm, moist air, the supply of energy is gone and system dies out. Stage 6 Pocket of warm air above surface moves north. These systems help move energy poleward. Most start in the Leeward side of the Rockies and end in the location of the Ohio Valley or around Maine. The Superstorm of March 1993 aka “Storm of the Century” An extratropical cyclone of unusual intensity and areal extent affected much of the Gulf and East Coast of the United States *Atlantic Seaboard *Much of the Gulf Coast *portions of the Ohio Valley *Cuba *Northern Mexico Heavy snow High winds Tornadoes Coastal flooding Record low sea-level pressures Record low temperatures...
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course GEOGRAPHY 600-201010 taught by Professor Christopherpost during the Spring '10 term at Kent State.
- Spring '10