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A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, lightning storm, or thundershower, is a storm characterized by the presence of lightning and its acoustic effect on the Earth's atmosphere, known as thunder. Thunderstorms occur in association with a type of cloud known as a ..... Don't shelter under tall or isolated trees during thunderstorms.

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Feb 3, 2013 ... As a weather junkie one of the questions I often get asked is what is the difference between Scattered and Isolated thunderstorms. Though not ...

www.wral.com/what-does-isolated-or-scattered-thunderstorms-mean-/1647004

Nov 2, 2016 ... Mike Moss: The difference between different types, categories or descriptions of scattered and isolated thunderstorms is in the extent of weather ...

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What's the difference between scattered and isolated showers? ... In other words, when the forecast calls for "isolated" showers, only 10% to 20% of the forecast ...

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Rather than throwing a bunch of numbers at you, some forecasts will opt to say there's an “isolated chance” of thunderstorms that day. These terms are linked to  ...

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The term “Isolated” means that they expect less than 15% in areal coverage. ... This means that showers or thunderstorms will affect between 25-54% of the area  ...

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Apr 29, 2005 ... This may sound stupid, but what kis the difference between scattered thunderstorms and isolated thunderstorms. Does that mean that it will rain ...

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Isolated is fewer than Scattered National Weather Service forecasters will forecast "isolated" thunderstorms when we are pretty certain that storms are ...

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Scattered thunderstorms cover a large area and are likely to include several storm rounds. Storm chaser Adam Lucio explains that "scattered" and "isolated" descriptors have no ... periods of sunshine between multiple storm rounds, sometimes lasting an entire day. ... How are hurricanes, tornadoes and typhoons different?

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According to USA TODAY, the difference between isolated and scattered thunderstorms is determined by the probability of precipitation. If the chance of ...