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What is an example of a warm front?



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Asked by Ljones, Last updated: May 24, 2020

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Robert Hazlewood

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Robert Hazlewood, Senior Executive, MBA, Louisville

Answered Feb 26, 2019

When a cold air mass is being replaced by a warm air mass, this transition zone is known as a warm front. The movement of a warm front typically follows the direction of the southwest to northeast and brings a change in weather. On weather maps, a solid red line typically represents a warm front, as the red stands for warm air and blue stands for cold air.

The air behind a warm front is not only typically warmer but is also often moister, than the air ahead of it. A warm front can be hundreds of miles long, and a drop in air pressure is usually also detected.

 

marial

Marial

Answered Apr 17, 2017

When a warm air masses gently slides on top of a cold air mass, and you have drizzly rain and the beautiful sunny weather.

 

John Adney

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Oct 26, 2016

Warm front
 

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