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warm sector

noun, Meteorology
1.
the region of warmest air bounded by the cold and warm fronts of a cyclone.
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  • Squall lines are in exception, as they usually form along fronts and propagate eastward into the warm sector.
British Dictionary definitions for warm sector

warm sector

noun
1.
(meteorol) a wedge of warm air between the warm and cold fronts of a depression, which is eventually occluded See also cold front, warm front
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