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A storm is any disturbed state of an environment or astronomical body's atmosphere especially ... Windstorm damage often opens the door for massive amounts of water and debris to cause further d...

What causes windstorms? | Reference.com

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

Wind - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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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 ...

What Causes Wind? - Weatherdudes

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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 ...

Windstorms, Hurricanes, and Tornadoes--Are You Covered? - 360 ...

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Tornadoes, hurricanes, and other windstorms can cause lots of damage to your home and its contents. But will insurance cover your losses if one of these storms  ...

An Atlas of Windstorms in the United States and Their Impacts

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Storms causing insured property losses. >$1 million, labeled catastrophes, were assessed, and 176 such windstorms occurred during 1952-. 2006, an average ...

Explaining Microbursts, One of Nature's Most Dangerous Wind Storms

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Oct 8, 2014 ... The intense damage these wind events leave behind can cause residents to think they had a tornado. While weak tornadoes and microbursts ...

Research on windstorms - Midimar

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Windstorms have been one of the major hazards that caused several damages in many localized areas of Rwanda. According MIDIMAR assessment Reports, ...

Northwest Windstorms - UW Atmospheric Sciences - University of ...

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Most windstorm damage in the Northwest results from fallen trees, as illustrated .... telephone lines throughout western Washington, the winds caused numerous  ...

Windstorm Fatalaties

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It is a sad fact that windstorms sometimes kill people. Deaths result from a variety of situations. This analysis attempts to isolate the primary causes of death so ...

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windstorm | meteorology | Britannica.com

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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.

Facts About Derechos - Very Damaging Windstorms

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Mar 29, 2016 ... This document provides facts about windstorms called derechos and ... This causes the updraft to tilt toward the rear side of the storm (i.e., ...

A mighty wind: What caused Saturday night's severe wind storm ...

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Apr 4, 2016 ... Severe, widespread wind storms rake the D.C. region throughout the year, with many causes (cold fronts and arctic fronts, Nor'easters, ...