Meteorology

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#1 Super-saturation means

#2 From the following cloud types, the one from which heavy rain would most likely be falling and reaching the ground is:

#3 In the southern hemisphere, when the Coriolis force acting on a balanced flow is greater than the pressure gradient, air will flow

#4 What conditions and likely to result in the continued persistence of radiation fog after daybreak?

#5 The formation of advection fog requires:

#6 The lower atmosphere is heated by:

#7 If a storng northerly wind is blowing across a range of hills lying east-west you would expect to find the most turbulent flying conditions:

#8 Which correctly describes changes involving relative humidity and dewpoint during a cloudless sunny day:

#9 Which of the following statements is correct:

#10 The belt of bad weather associated with a pronounced warm front is:

#11 What will happen to the relative humidity and dew point of a parcel of air when it is warmed while the moisture content remains constant?

#12 Isobars are lines drawn on a weather map joining places:

#13 In practice the approximate value used in ISA for temperature lapse rate is:

#14 The passage of a cold front over a station is characterised by:

#15 Identify this Cloud type

#16 That type of suface is associated with the strongest katabatic wind?

#17 The most severe airframe icing encountered in a mature thunderstorm usually occurs in the

#18 Which choice correctly lists the characteristics of pressure systems in the southern hemisphere?

#19 Radiation fog usually reaches maximum intensity shortly after:

#20 Complete the following sentence from the options below. In the southern hemisphere the surface wind tends to ……………….. and …………….. at night

#21 What is the cause of a katabatic wind and what are its predominant characteristics?

#22 Identify this Front

#23 The airfield you are approaching is affected by a sea breeze whereas the prevailing wind is off-shore. As you descend through the horizontal boundary between the prevailing wind and the sea breeze you will experience

#24 Identify this type of Ice

#25 Dew point is defined as:

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