Derecho Explainer Video

Derecho Explainer Video

Published on 8 May 2023
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Transcript
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75 - 80 MPH
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Bow Echo
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- National Weather Service
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A derecho is a long lived storm with fast moving thunderstorms and "straight-line wind damage"
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Define: Derecho
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1. Continuous path of wind damage over 240 miles long
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2. Consistent winds of above 58 mph
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3. At least two separate instances of winds exceeding 74 mph
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Not a Derecho