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DebbiePSL
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      #54359 - Thu Sep 08 2005 10:52 PM

I am trying to understand this stuff. Ok if a tropical system is located 30N 75W how do I figure out where that is. Could some one direct me to info I could read so I can understand this better? Thanks :?:

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Re: Question [Re: DebbiePSL]
      #54363 - Fri Sep 09 2005 12:13 AM

Best way to do this is just to look on a map, such as the NHC or Skeetobite's track maps. Use the scales provided on the map to determine distance from a given landmark and you should be able to get a rough idea of where the system is in relation to a specific area.

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DebbiePSL
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Re: Question [Re: Clark]
      #54364 - Fri Sep 09 2005 12:26 AM

Thanks Clark some of this stuff is way over my head but I really do have an interest in it. I depend on you guys here for important information and I think you do a great job.

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