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The momentary conditions of the atmosphere.

Six main components
Temperature, atmospheric pressure, wind, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness.

See Health forecasting.

Vox populi
verb To bear through an unpleasant time or activity (i.e., to weather through the final semester).
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Vox populi That which people talk about when everything else is taboo
Weather US record-holders–Natl Weather Serv
Coldest Average temperature–36.4ºF–Intl Falls, MN
Warmest–77.7ºF–Key West, FL
Driest–2.65 inches–Yuma, AZ
Wettest–104.5 inches rainfall–Quillayute, WA
Cloudiest–242 cloudy days–Quillayute, WA
Snowiest–243.2 inches of snow–Blue Canyon, CA
Sunniest–348 sunny days–Yuma, AZ
Windiest–15.4 mph–Blue Hill, MA
Note: For international figures, visit list.htm
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Patient discussion about weather

Q. can places with a very different weather make you allergic to something you werent allergic to before? my sister just went to England and she doesn't stop sneezing. We all thought she cought a cold but it's been like 8 days now and her eyes are teary and a she just got a small rash on her right arm. are these all even related? I guess we're an allergic family...

A. but how can you actually tell what the allergy is caused by? I mean- there are so many new things in her area now- it can be anything...

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The hot weather should provide a boon for drinks companies and bar chains, with Swedish cider brand Rekorderlig anticipating sales of an extra 1.5m pints of cider this week.
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The Super League and Hot Weather tournament were conducted after a gap of five years.
At the George Eliot Hospital, staff are being urged to follow the place of care's 'hot weather policy'.
He said the media can play an important role by creating awareness among masses on how to protect themselves from hot weather. KMC already set up heatstroke management centers in 14 of its hospitals where all necessary medicines and paramedical staff and doctors were deputed, he added.
The official said hot and dry weather is expected in most of the country, and very hot weather is expected in eastern Balochistan, Sindh and the plains of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
A spell of very hot weather has also engulfed several districts of Punjab as the temperature reached to 46 degree Celsius in Khaniwal, Khanpur, DG Khan and 45 degree Celsius in Multan and Faisalabad.
Despite heatstroke leading to neurological signs such as lack of co-ordination, confusion, seizures and unconsciousness, few people are aware how profoundly hot weather can affect the mind and mood.
Chhun Sros, another resident, said although his family thought it strange that his children and grandchildren had fallen sick with fever, diarrhoea and sore throats, he had not erected a ting mong as he believed the illness resulted from the recent extremely hot weather.
HYDERABAD: Hot weather was constantly persisting with extensive heat wave which has increased the demand of cold drinks in the city as no respite was seen in coming days.
According to the consultant, meningitis tends to set in at the peak of the dry season due to the hot weather. He described meningitis as an inflammation of the membranes (meninges) surrounding the brain and spinal cord.
ISLAMABAD -- Prices of refrigerators, air-conditioners has increased due to the ongoing hot weather persists in twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi, a report said Monday.