Question

 Which is worse: a tornado warning or a watch?

Answer A tornado warning is more serious than a tornado watch. A tornado watch means that weather conditions are favorable for the development of a tornado. A tornado warning means that a tornado already ... Read More »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2040132

Top Q&A For: Which is worse: a tornado warning or a watch

Definition of a Tornado Watch & Warning?

The Glossary of Meteorology (AMS 2000) defines a tornado as a violently rotating air column beneath or descending from a cumuliform cloud which may or may not be visible as a funnel cloud. The most... Read More »
http://www.ehow.com/about_6454031_definition-tornado-watch-warning.html

What is a BTI tornado watch?

Baron Tornado Index (BTI) provides an easy look into a storm’s potential to form tornadoes. Combing radar data with high-resolution mesoscale models (mesoscale models measure air quality), the sy... Read More »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2402702

What does tornado watch mean?

The National Weather Service issues a tornado watch for a particular area when weather conditions are favorable for tornadoes to form. People in the watch area should be prepared to move to a safe ... Read More »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2402547

What does tornado watch 277 mean?

The U.S. National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center issues hundreds of watches each year, numbering them consecutively. "Tornado watch 277" means it was the 277th tornado watch issued in th... Read More »
http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2138514


feedback
loading