Chapter 7C - 11/15/2007 6:43:00 PM Chapter 7C A stationary...

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15/11/2007 18:43:00 Chapter 7C A stationary front is depicted with rounded warm front symbols on one side  and triangular cold front symbols on the opposite. A station circle on a weather depiction chart shows the visibility, cloud height  or ceiling, and weather and/or obstructions to vision. For flight planning, the weather depiction chart is most useful for determining  general weather conditions and quickly locating areas of adverse weather. Radar summary charts depict the location of precipitation along with the type,  intensity, and cell movement. Individual thunderstorm cells as well as lines of thunderstorms are depicted  on radar summary charts.  Since radar only reflects precipitation, it does not  detect cloud formations. In addition to helping you avoid areas of significant turbulence, the  information contained on the low-level significant weather prog chart helps 
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course WX 201 taught by Professor Barry during the Spring '08 term at Embry-Riddle FL/AZ.

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Chapter 7C - 11/15/2007 6:43:00 PM Chapter 7C A stationary...

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