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BEAFORT WIND SCALE
Beafort wind scalewind speedwind descriptiveespañol
00calmcalma
12Light airventolina
25light breezeflojito
39gente breezeflojo
413moderate breezebonancible
519fresh breezefresquito
624strong breezefresco
730near galefrecachon
837galeduro
944severe galemuy duro
1052stormtemporal
1160violent stormborrasco
12above 60hurricanehuracán
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VISIBILITY SCALE NUMBERKIND OF FOG AND VISIBILITY
0Dense fog, visibility less than 200 metres
1Thick fog, visibility from 200 to 300 metres
2Fog, visibility from 300 to 400 metres
3Moderate fog, visibility from 400 to 500 metres
4Thin fog or mist, visibility from 500 – 1000 metres
5Visibility poor, visibility from 1000 metres to 2 Nm
6Visibility moderate, visibility from 2 to 5 Nm
7Visibility good, visibility from 5 to 11 Nm
8Visibility very good, visibility from 11 to 27 Nm
9Visibility exceptional, visibility over 27 Nm
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VOCABULARY USED IN THE BEAUFORT SCALE
Question Answer
Beam seaMar de través
BreakersRompientes
Chopping seaMar picada
Confused seaMar confusa
CrestCresta de una ola
Deep seaAlta mar
FoamEspuma
Following seaMar de popa
Head seaMar de proa
Overhanging crestsCrestas empenachadas
Quartering seaMar de aleta
SeawardHacia el mar
SprayRoción
SurfResaca
SwellMar tendida
TroughSeno de una ola
White foamEspuma blanca
White horsesBorreguillos
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WAVES
DEGREEHEIGHT OF THE WAVESSEA DESCRIPTIVETERMS SPANISH
0No wavesCalm (glassy)Mar llana o en calma
10 – 0,10Calm (rippled)Mar rizada
20,10-0,5Smooth (wavelets)Marejadilla
35-1,25SlightMarejada
41,25-2,5ModerateFuerte marejada
52,5-4,0RoughGruesa
64-6Very roughMuy gruesa
76-9HighArbolada
89-14Very highMontañosa
9Above 14henomenalEnorme
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TERMS REFERRING TO WIND
INGLESESPAÑOL
Anticyclonic windsVientos anticiclónicos
Backinglevogiro
Becoming cyclonicciclónico
Cyclonic windsVientos ciclónicos
FresheningRefrescante
GustRáfaga
LullCalma
Moderatingmoderando
SquallChubasco
VariableVariable
VeeringCambiante
Wind directiondireccion del tiempo
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VOCABULARY USED IN WEATHER REPORTS
Question Answer
Back of the windRolar en viento en sentido del reloj
Barometric gradientGradiente barométrico
Barometric pressurePresión barométrica
Barometric tendencyTendencia barométrica
BlizzardVentisca
Building upFormándose
CloudinessNubosidad
DeepeningDisminución de la presión
Dew pointPunto de rocío
DoldrumsZona de calmas ecuatoriales
Freezing rainCellizca
FrostHelada
Funnel cloudNube de torbellino
GastRáfaga
Gasting windViento racheado
Hail/ ice pelletGranizos
Hoar frostEscarcha
MistNeblina
PourLlover fuerte
Scattered showersChubascos intermitentes
SleetAguanieve
Squall lineLínea de turbonada
SquallsChubascos
The barometer is fallingEl barómetro esta cayendo
The barometer is raisingEl barómetro está subiendo
The barometer is steadyEl barómetro está estacionario
The barometer is unsteadyEl barómetro está variable
Trade windsVientos alisios
Water sproutsTrombas de agua
Wedge or ridgeDorsal anticiclónico
WhirlRemolino
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