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A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, lightning storm, or thundershower, is a storm .... Thunderstorm cells occasionally form in isolation, as the occurrence of one thunderstorm can dev...

Scattered vs Isolated Thunderstorms – What is the Difference?

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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 ...

Which is worse: scattered or isolated thunderstorms? | Reference.com

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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 ... Isolated Vs Scattered Thunderstorms · Different Types of Thunderstorms ...

What does "isolated thunderstorms" mean? | Reference.com

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"Isolated thunderstorms" means that indicators predict only one line of storms affecting ... area, and the area covered is less than when scattered thunderstorms are predicted. ... Definition of Isolated Thunderstorms · Scattered Versus Isolated  ...

scattered t-storms and isolated t-storms? | Yahoo Answers

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

PilotWorkshops :: Isolated vs. Scattered Thunderstorms

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That includes scattered (SCT) or isolated (ISOL). From a flight perspective, which are worse, scattered thunderstorms or isolated thunderstorms? If a forecaster ...

What does "scattered showers" mean -- and what does "isolated ...

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Jun 17, 2008 ... What does "scattered showers" mean -- and what does "isolated ... can be used in reference to observed showers and storms (seen on radar, ...

50% Chance of Rain A Cop Out?: Gothamist

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May 24, 2004 ... Chance of showers, scattered showers, occasional thunderstorms... It can be ... To me, the big annoyance is "isolated" versus "scattered.

A Question About the Semantics of Weather Reports [Archive ...

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SCATTERED VS. ISOLATED: I've had two requests in the past few days to explain the difference in showers or thunderstorms being "scattered" ...

What is the difference between rain and showers? | rayli.net

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Mar 19, 2012 ... Rain, rain showers, showers, isolated showers, scattered showers, snow ... Cumulonimbus clouds (thunderstorm clouds) produce the heaviest rainfalls. ... Meteorologist Forecasting Terms; Educational – Drizzle vs. rain ...

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Isolated vs. scattered vs. widespread thunderstorms: What's the ...

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Jun 20, 2014 ... The meaning of the words isolated, scattered and widespread is a common source of confusion in weather forecasting. Let's clear the air.

"Isolated" vs. "Scattered" Showers - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge ...

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What's the difference between scattered and isolated showers? Answer: From a technical perspective--and in "weather talk"--isolated and scattered showers do ...

What is the difference between isolated and scattered showers ...

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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  ...