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This project is part of an overall plan to assure the capability of the transmission and distribution system to meet both existing and future peak day and fire protection requirements in the central-east portions of the Central Pressure Zone and supply booster pumping capacities for the Southeast Pressure Zone.
This is sparked when central pressure in a depression drops by at least 24 millibars in 24 hours.
Storm intensity is measured by central pressure -- the lower the pressure, the stronger.
More specifically, it's when a storm's central pressure drops at least 24 millibars during that time.
This occurs when the central pressure of a low pressure system falls by 24 millibars in 24 hours and can result in violent winds developing around the system.
The Met Office has said: "A 'weather bomb' is an unofficial term for a low pressure system whose central pressure falls 24 millibars in 24 hours, in a process known as explosive cyclogenesis.
In October 1977, a storm in the Bering Sea had the lowest central pressure of 27.
The weather system, such as the one moving across the Atlantic Ocean, is caused when the central pressure in an area of low pressure falls rapidly.
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Wind shear (Figures 4 and 5), wind velocity (Figure 6) and minimal central pressure (Figure 7) were investigated using NHC best-track analysis and AMSU intensity estimates from the Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies.
Central pressure more strongly relates to vascular disease and outcome than does brachial pressure: The Strong Heart Study.
1], suggesting that the dropsondes entered the region near the low-level eyewall before reaching the surface and that the central pressure was much lower than the measured surface pressure.
interval training was found not to affect the parameters of central pressure nor peripheral measurements of blood pressure and echocardiographical parameters of left ventricular filling.
In addition to its record-breaking wind speeds, Hurricane Patricia's minimum central pressure, at 879 millibars (mb), was the lowest recorded in the Atlantic and East Pacific basins, and it also holds the record for the fastest intensifying hurricane, dropping 100 mb in just 24 hours.
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