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Glossary of Weather Terms

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Do you know the difference between a hurricane and a typhoon? Find definitions for weather terms from absolute humidity to zonal flow and everything in between in the WeatherBug weather glossary.

Wind Chill Temperature
An "apparent temperature" that results from the combination of low temperature and high winds. A wind chill temperature is thought to feel the same as an air temperature equal to the wind chill temperature but with no wind. The higher the wind, the lower the wind chill temperature.

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