A rising111 barometer, on the other hand, is usually an indication of the fine weather associated with an anticyclone.
During the year the anticyclone furnishes us with about sixty per cent.
And curiously enough, although the anticyclone loads half a ton excess weight upon us we like it.
So it is well to be able to recognize an anticyclone when one appears.
Then as the cooling influence of the anticyclone approaches the rain recommences.
It has knocked the anticyclone on the flank, taken the teeth out of the gale.
In winter when the intensity of all the atmospheric activities is greatly increased, the anticyclone develops into the cold wave.
Something of the laws of cyclone and anticyclone are known, and rude weather predictions across the Atlantic are roughly possible.
But an anticyclone in the springtime is the opening of a door into paradise.
anticyclone, a phenomenon presenting some features opposite to those of a cyclone.
A large-scale system of winds that spiral outward around a region of high atmospheric pressure. In the Northern Hemisphere the wind in an anticyclone moves clockwise, and in the Southern Hemisphere it moves counterclockwise. Compare cyclone.