Fujiwhara

Fujiwhara

Thu, 27/07/2017 - 13:50
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The Fujiwhara effect describes the rotation of two nearby - within about 1,200km - storms around each other and a common midpoint (anti-clockwise in the northern hemisphere).

The Fujiwhara effect was named after Sakuhei Fujiwhara, who described a paper about symmetrical motions in the atmosphere in 1921

 

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