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Different weather satellites follow one of two distinct types of orbits around the Earth, each offering its own advantages and limitations. Learn more about how weather satellites work from this page.
http://www.weatherquestions.com/How_do_weather_satellites_work.htm

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Cyclones in the public consciousness usually refer to tropical storms. However, cyclonic systems can occasionally emerge in regions far from the equator. Some emerge from the polar vortices during wintertime. Learn more about the polar vortex here.
https://public.wmo.int/en/About-us/FAQs/faqs-tropical-cyclones/tropical-cyclone-naming

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To make them easier to track and report Hurricanes are assigned names according to a rotational system. Learn more about the hurricane naming system in use today from this page.
https://public.wmo.int/en/About-us/FAQs/faqs-tropical-cyclones/tropical-cyclone-naming

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Tropical cyclones (which are also called “typhoons” and “hurricanes”) are so named because they typically form in specific basins in the tropics. This article explores the conditions that cause these storms at a glance.
http://www.srh.noaa.gov/jetstream/tropics/tc.html

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Is there a truth behind the alleged preference to dry heat? This article explains how apparent humidity plays a role in how humans perceive heat.
https://www.weatherworksinc.com/dry-heat-better

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Besides fog, most clouds are located high above the ground, with some being higher up than others. This article explores how the heights of clouds are measured.
http://www.weathercast.co.uk/weather-news/news/ch/6e6e1fcf27050a801735547382677d5b/article/how_high_are_the_clouds.html

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Sometimes, how hot or cold a day feels boils down to the direction the wind is blowing. This article outlines the interrelationship between wind direction and ambient temperature.
https://www.weatherworksinc.com/Wind-Temperature-Relationship

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Rather than trying to fight the winds using stronger strokes, which would exacerbate problems, golfers should instead use wind direction to their advantage.
https://practical-golf.com/playing-golf-in-the-wind/

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Although not all weather conditions are a golfer’s ally, a little preparation and patience can help a golfer play through even seemingly unfavorable weather.
http://www.pga.com/news/quick-nine/your-best-playing-in-cold-weather-golf-tips

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