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List Of Meteorological Abbreviations & Acronyms


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I know there are some that are probably not in there like:

CCB - Cold Conveyor Belt


MJO - Madden-Julian Oscillation

NAM - Northern Annular Mode (Stratosphere)

QPF (Quantitative Precipitation Forecast)- the expected amount of melted precipitation accumulated over a specified time period over a specified area.

SPCZ - South Pacific Convergence Zone

SSW - Sudden Stratospheric Warming

STJ - Sub tropical jet

WAA-warm air advection 

WAR - Western Atlantic Ridge (or win against replacement)

WCB - Warm Conveyor Belt

WH - Wheeler & Hendon diagram with MJO

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