By Alan Watts
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Speedy Wind Forecasting is a short reference consultant for all who paintings or play outdoor no matter if dinghy, coastal or offshore sailors, fishermen, motorboaters, farmers, golfers, walkers or pilots. it's going to support them make significant predictions in line with the glance of the sky and the texture of the day. This publication is definitely the right spouse to Alan Watt's foreign bestseller immediate climate Forecasting.
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23 WIND SHIFTS OF POOR WEATHER • Cyclonic winds 24 Photo 9 (page 23) This is the classic sky ahead of strong to gale-force winds. Recognition points include high cloud (cirrus) stretched in parallel lines or banners across the sky. As yet the cloud is too thin to have stopped the thermals that create the cumulus below. Very soon the Cu will die as the upper cloud thickens. Surface direction Wind was... Low centre should... Wind shift in next few hours should... Weather now should be... Expect...
The more virile the whole weather regime, the more virile the front and the shift that comes with it Allow for the truly active front to produce a shift of as much as 90° or more. When sharp the shift is under the leading lowest cloud edge Allow for the anticyclonic situations where the warm air arrives and no cold air comes for days afterwards. Use the forecasts as well as observation More difﬁcult to assess than for the warm front but usually around S. Wind speed can be moderate or even less when the occlusion is old Tactics as for cold front but expect the whole shifting phase to occupy a relatively long time – possibly an hour or two The shift at an occlusion is like a rather extended form of the cold front.
Otherwise gradient wind will blow but decreases in speed Thunderstorm winds at their most probable Valley winds blow from mountains Sea breeze may blow. Calms can be due to sea breeze fronts. Gradient wind if above 15kt Gradient winds lighten. Calms follow daytime sea breezes before onset of nocturnal wind. Latter pick up by end of period Nocturnal winds blow but falter by end of period sometimes leading to dawn calms. Gradient winds blow at their lightest Sea breeze blows for a time but falters and may go calm by end of period Early night calms or light winds.