Science / Weather / Warning: A forecast issued when severe weather has developed, is already occurring and reported, or is detected on radar. Warnings state a particular hazard or imminent danger, such as tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, flash and river floods, winter storms, heavy snows, etc.

Other Words for Warning

Warning Noun Synonyms: caution, admonition, advice, counsel, caveat, word (to the wise), tip, notification, notice, threat, lesson, example

Radar Warning Receiver (RWR)

Technology / Radar / Radar Warning Receiver (RWR): A radar warning receiver is a type of radar detector. MORE

Gale Warning

Science / Weather / Gale Warning: A warning for marine interests for impending winds from 28 to 47 knots (32 to 54 miles per hour). MORE

Hurricane Warning

Science / Weather / Hurricane Warning: A formal advisory issued by forecasters at the National Hurricane Center when they have determined that hurricane conditions are expected in a coastal area or group of islands within a 24 hour period. MORE

Two-Minute Warning

Entertainment / Football / Two-Minute Warning: A free time out given to both teams when there is two minutes left on the game clock in each half. Certain leagues may use different times for this warning. MORE

Academic Warning

Life Style / College / Academic Warning: A student whose semester grade point average (GPA) falls below the minimum described above will be placed on academic warning and will be restricted to 12 semester credits at the next registration. A MORE

Warning Track Power

Entertainment / Baseball / Warning Track Power: The ability of a batter with enough strength to hit a ball to the warning track, but not enough to hit a home run. MORE