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2013-05-02 23:04:22

Indie Filmmaker & Entrepreneur Comes Home to San Francisco to Direct the Genre Mystery Film. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 Independent film

2013-04-29 23:00:06

The coming heat of the summer months means an increase in the risk of wine evaporating from storage barrels.

2013-03-31 23:00:07

The manufacturing of short length medical Capillary tubing is a fully automated process in a clean room environment.

2012-12-27 05:01:39

The Control Center is the heart of every commercial humidifier. Control Center monitors, controls and cleans the air and water.

California Coastal Fog Contains Rising Levels Of Methylmercury
2012-12-05 10:58:48

Scientists from California have linked rising levels of methylmercury in their state’s coastal fog to upwelling from deep ocean water.

2012-12-01 05:01:29

Industry experts from ASHRAE and AHRI with their years of knowledge and expertise in HVACR have found Smart Fog TS100 Commercial Humidifiers worthy of this recognition.

Forest Ecosystems Impacted By Climate Change
2012-11-29 12:04:30

A research team from the University of California – Santa Barbara, led by Mariah S. Carbone, studied the influence of clouds on the largest Bishop pine forest of Santa Cruz Island.

Mosquitoes May Fly Well In The Rain, But They Fail In The Fog
2012-11-19 15:41:36

Researchers have determined that despite their amazing ability to fly in the rain, mosquitoes fail miserably while trying to fly in heavy fog.

Foggy Perception Causes Us To Slow Down
2012-10-31 12:43:09

Max Planck scientists show that, contrarily to what was previously believed, speed is overestimated in fog

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2012-10-11 04:00:46

Daily weather forecast and wrap-up provided by redOrbit meteorologist Joshua Kelly.


Latest Fog Reference Libraries

Surface Map Weather Feature
2012-07-23 11:15:04

The above map identifies the visibility throughout the United States. We as meteorologist use surface visibility charts to help identify where certain features are possibly at. If we look at the red circle near San Diego we can see that it says ¼ visibility meaning that they are experiencing Fog at their weather station, which can lead to many problems from traffic on the roads and also the shipping lanes of the ocean. The second is the 3 and 7 in Central Nebraska. Here we are looking...

The California Current
2012-07-17 13:37:35

The California current runs north to south along the West Coast of the United States. This current has huge impacts on the weather along the west coast. Along California this current is responsible for extensive Marine Fog layers every day during the summer, especially when the land is warmer than the waters along the coast. Also in the California area this current keeps the coastal cities cooler such as San Diego. In the Northwest along the coast of Seattle this current is responsible for...

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2009-07-06 17:01:44

Arctic haze is a phenomenon that occurs in the atmosphere at high latitudes in the Arctic due to air pollution. What distinguishes Arctic haze from haze found elsewhere, is the ability of its chemical ingredients to endure in the atmosphere for a longer period of time compared to other pollutants. Due to limited snowfall, rain, or turbulent air to displace pollutants from the polar air in the spring, Arctic haze can continue for more than a month in the northern atmosphere. Arctic haze was...

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2009-07-06 16:44:13

Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....

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2009-07-06 16:36:49

Mist is a phenomenon that consists of small droplets of water suspended in air. Mist occurs as part of a natural weather event or from volcanic activity. Mist is most common in cold air above warm water. Mist also occurs when air is exhaled in cold temperatures or when steam is formed in a sauna. Aerosol cans can create artificial mist if the humidity levels are just right. The one difference between mist and fog is visibility. If visibility is less than 0.62 miles (1 kilometer), the...

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Word of the Day
plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.
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