Storm Tide

Science / Tides and Currents / Storm Tide: As used by the National Weather Service, NOAA, the sum of the storm surge and astronomic tide. See storm surge.

Other Words for Storm

Storm Noun Synonyms: tempest, disturbance, turbulence, wind-storm, mistral, gale, whirlwind, hurricane, tornado, typhoon, cyclone, williwaw, shower, cloudburst, downpour, rainstorm, deluge, monsoon, thunder-shower, thunderstorm, electrical storm, dust-storm, s
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Storm Surge

Science / Geology / Storm Surge: The piling up of water along a shoreline cause by the sustained winds of a strong storm - usually a hurricane.. MORE

Spring Tide

Science / Weather / Spring Tide: A tide of increased range, which occurs about every two weeks when the moon is new or full. MORE

Solstitial Tides

Science / Tides and Currents / Solstitial Tides: Tides occurring near the times of the solstices. The tropic range may be expected to be especially large at these times. MORE

Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP)

Science / Genetics / Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP): Dna sequence variations that occur when a single nucleotide (a, t, c, or g) in the genome sequence is altered. MORE

Spring Tides

Science / Marine Biology / Spring Tides: Fortnightly tides occurring when the vertical tidal range is maximal MORE

Solar Tide

Science / Tides and Currents / Solar Tide: (1) The part of the tide that is due to the tide-producing force of the Sun. (2) The observed tide in areas where the solar tide is dominant. This condition provides for phase repetition at about the MORE

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