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supplies, but other communities further downstream towards Sydney will anxiously wait for the rivers that run through them to reach their flood peaks. Sydney escaped the worst of the bad weather but huge waves were recorded across many of the city's beaches and swells of up to eight metres out to sea. The wet weather follows a summer of unprecedented heat across large parts of Australia. Just over a week ago emergency services were issuing fire warnings and battling many blazes across huge areas....

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weather and the world

Weather and the World       I have heard the words “The game has been rained out.”  It makes me so angry because I want to play some sports.  The weather really effects the way we all live life.  At football and baseball games they have precautions towards rain and lightning.  At my games we have to wait 20 minutes after we see lightning or hear thunder.  I don’t like those rules because I want to play some ball and they are making me wait.          Weather affects everybody because we all live...

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Types of Weather 1) Sunny 2) Cloudy 3) Rainy 4) Windy Seasons Seasons are caused as the earth revolves around the sun. Seasons stay the same for a long time. Maybe 3-4 months. Summer, Monsoon and Winter are seasons . Apart from the seasons.. .The wind .The closeness to the sea and .The clouds also affect the weather. •The Summer season is from February to May. .The weather is hot and dry. .This type of weather is called a sunny weather. .We cool ourselves by eating ice-creams, having cold...

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Weather Forecast

The girl speaks “Hello, yesterday, yes, was the hottest day of October on record, 29 degrees was high. Still little warm, still little sunny weather around in the forecast today and a lot of dry weather as well. That is in England and Wales, however. The north in England, the weather is changing through the coming hours. The sky is clouding over, outbreaks of rain cooler today. But the south of it, it involves in the midlands, into Linkensheare, in the eastern counties of England a beautiful afternoon...

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Rainy Weather

Rainy Weather Most people love sunny, instead of rainy, days largely because sunshine can often make us feel cheerful and a gloomy sky usually depresses us. As a matter of fact, all forms of life need both sun and rain, but any excess of the two can bring trouble or even disasters to the world. Thus if there is anyone who complains of the excessive rainfall in this winter, his complaint is understandable. Anyway, how many people can bear to see the world darkened and dampened because of...

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essays on weather

Building Vocabulary The weather Good weather  be bathed in/bask in/be blessed with/enjoy (Bask-enjoy sitting or lying in the heat or light of sth, esp in the sun) bright/ brilliant/glorious sunshine the sun shines/warms sth/beats down (on sth) the sunshine breaks/streams through sth  fluffy/wispy clouds drift across the sky a gentle/light/stiff/cool/warm/sea breeze blows in/comes in off the sea the snow crunches beneath/under sb's feet/boots Bad weather Thick/dark/storm clouds...

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Compare And Contrast Meteorology And Weather

Essay #1 Climate, Weather, and Meteorology are often used interchangeably, however they all mean very different things. Climate and Weather are very similar in that they are talking about the same things just at different times. Meteorology is nothing like these two it is much more. It uses both to make up itself. All of these terms fall under the same category of weather and how it is perceived whether it be current, over a period of time, or the study of both. Weather is something we all experience...

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How Weather Influences Economy?

How weather influences the economy? A nd how can we reduce its impact? study the link between weather and stock compares during 50 years the Dow Jones Industrial Average index and the daily cloudiness. The result is; there is a positive relationship. But how is that possible? Investors should not be impartial? I did not expected that when I give money to my bank, an investor could be influenced by a sunbeam. A possible explanation is that is the entry of sunshine periods who can be more optimistically...

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The Significance of Weather in Literature

The Significance of Weather in Literature In many different books and movies weather is an important factor. It helps to set the mood and the scene. The weather can also reflect the moods of the characters. When people are joyful its sunny, flowers are blooming, and the birds are always chirping. When the characters are angry or there’s a killer in the...

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Enron s Weather Derivatives

Case summary – Enron Corporation’s Weather Derivatives Steve Haik, Dan Sleker and Bas van Bellegem – March 2003 Background In October Mary Watts, CFO of Pacific Northwest Electric (PNW) reviewed the forward plan for PNW’s 200-2001 season. PNW’s has been experiencing nearly no EPS growth since 1995 due to deregulation and warmer-than-average winter climate. The stock price had suffered accordingly, but there maybe a way to hedge the weather risk via a new “weather derivative” being proposed by Enron’s...

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