Weather Vane

Science / Weather / Weather Vane: Originally used as a wind vane, it is an instrument that indicates the wind direction. The name developed based on observations on what kind of weather occurred with certain wind directions. Creative designs often adorn the tops of barns and houses.

Other Words for Weather

Weather Adjective Synonyms: (meteorological) condition(s), climate
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Weather Surveillance Radar (WSR-88D)

Science / Weather / Weather Surveillance Radar (WSR-88D): The newest generation of Doppler radars, the 1988 Doppler weather radar. The radar units, with help from a set of computers, show very detailed images of precipitation and other phenomena, including a MORE

Weather Vane

Science / Weather / Weather Vane: Originally used as a wind vane, it is an instrument that indicates the wind direction. The name developed based on observations on what kind of weather occurred with certain wind directions. Creative MORE

Weather Resistance

Life Style / Painting / Weather Resistance: The ability of a coating to retain its appearance and integrity in the face of various weather conditions. MORE

Weather Radar

Technology / Radar / Weather Radar: Weather radar is used as an aid to weather forecasting. MORE

Weather

Science / Weather / Weather: The state of the atmosphere at a specific time and with respect to its effect on life and human activities. It is the short term variations of the atmosphere, as opposed to the long term, or climatic, MORE

Weather Derivative

Business / Taxes / Weather Derivative: A weather derivative is a futures contract — or options on that futures contract — where the underlying commodity is a weather index. These derivatives work much the same way that interest-rate or MORE

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