[at-l] Hurricane

Weathercarrot - weathercarrot at hotmail.com
Mon Oct 29 20:00:42 CDT 2012


don't know. i'm not an expert either.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adiabatic_process

> From: jplynch at crosslink.net
> To: sloetoe at yahoo.com; at-l at mailman.backcountry.net; weathercarrot at hotmail.com
> Subject: Re: [at-l] Hurricane
> Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2012 19:47:33 -0400
> 
> Not an expert, but do the two terms relate?
> 
> -----Original Message----- 
> From: Tom McGinnis
> Sent: Monday, October 29, 2012 7:32 PM
> To: AT List ; Weathercarrot -
> Subject: Re: [at-l] Hurricane
> 
> Dammit. I really thought 'carrot was going to use "adiabatic" in a sentence. 
> I've had a $15 bet on it for 7 years now. "Orographic lift" would be good 
> for $12, but if he'd said instead, "dry adiabatic lapse rate" -- I'da been 
> on my way to a steak dinner tonight.
> 
> The luck.
> thesaurustoe
> 
> 
> --- On Mon, 10/29/12, Weathercarrot - <weathercarrot at hotmail.com> wrote:
> 
> If you look closely at the animated current radar loop (7:12pm eastern) over 
> central PA where the Alleghenies bend from a north-south angle to an 
> east-west angle, you can actually see the heavy yellow bands of rainfall 
> following the topography. Very impressive visible orographic lift for such 
> relatively low ridges....
> 
> http://www.intellicast.com/National/Radar/Current.aspx?location=USNY0124&animate=true
 		 	   		  
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