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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storm

A storm is any disturbed state of an environment or astronomical body's atmosphere especially ... European windstorms and derechos are two type of windstorms. High wind is also the cause of sandstorms in dry climates. Squall — sudden ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_windstorm

European windstorm is a name given to the strongest extratropical cyclones which occur across .... Windstorm losses exceed those caused by flooding in Europe. For instance one windstorm, Kyrill in 2007, exceeded the losses of the 2007 ...

www.britannica.com/science/windstorm

Windstorm, a wind that is strong enough to cause at least light damage to trees and buildings and may or may not be accompanied by precipitation.

www.reference.com/science/causes-windstorms-7f5201c145896e00

According to Encyclopedia Britannica, windstorms result from large-scale weather systems such as thunderstorms, and the interaction of cold air and warm air ...

www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-wind.htm

A windstorm is just a storm with high winds or violent gusts but little or no rain. ... Since cool air sinks (just as warm air rises), this causes a down-rush of air that ...

www.spc.noaa.gov/misc/AbtDerechos/derechofacts.htm

Apr 21, 2017 ... This document provides facts about windstorms called derechos and ... This causes the updraft to tilt toward the rear side of the storm (i.e., ...

www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/2017/03/09/what-caused-rochester-windstorm-2017/98942798

Mar 9, 2017 ... Meteorologists said this was an extreme example of the windstorms that often arise this time of year, when powerful low-pressure systems roam ...

www.seattle.gov/emergency-management/hazards-and-plans/hazards/windstorms

Power outages are the most significant problem causes by windstorms. The 2006 storm overwhelmed City Light when 49 percentof customers lost power.

www.seattle.gov/Documents/Departments/Emergency/PlansOEM/SHIVA/2014-04-23_Windstorms.pdf

Mar 26, 1971 ... Power outages are the most significant problem causes by windstorms. The 2006 storm overwhelmed City Light when 49% of customers lost ...

www.weatherdudes.com/facts_display.php?fact_id=35

Wind is caused by the difference in pressure from one point on the earth's surface to ... In the Northern Hemisphere, this causes air to flow clockwise around high ...