a cold in the last days storm has accumulated a lot States America joined in and has wreaked serious havoc with at least 50 deaths.
this word is given Maniac Season it’s ofbomba cyclonic‘, due to rapid strengthening with a drop in air pressure at the center of at least 24 millibars over 24 hours. It is a type of storm in which strong winds blow along with snow and rain in many areas.
Due to cyclonic bomb a Front of area ArcticChristmas celebrations in full have affected a large part of the country since Thursday, the coldest in decades, leaving millions of homes without power and thousands stranded at airports and on highways.
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The name cyclonic bomb originated from a meteorological research article that appeared in the 1980 issue of ‘Monthly Weather Review’.
Authors meteorologists Fred Sanders and John Gyakum have added the term “bomb” to the explosive power of these storms. Rapid pressure drop.
They are most commonly recorded on the East Coast of the United States and Canada, where conditions are more favorable for their emergence due to the cooler land and warm current provided by the Gulf Stream.
How long hasn’t it happened?
storm Elliot It has been described as “once in a generation”. From New York State, bordering Canada and accustomed to the cold, Buffalo had not experienced such a harsh winter in decades. It is completely snowbound and its airport, which provides coverage to the famous Niagara Falls, remains closed.
In addition to this Nueva yorkDeaths due to freezing or accidents have been reported in the states of Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Wisconsin.
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new york lived on christmas day a temperature The minimum was minus 10.5 °C, something not seen since 1872. The US capital, Washington, was minus 10 degrees Celsius, the coldest Christmas since 1983, and the thermometer fell below zero degrees in Tampa, Florida, something that had not happened since 1966.