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Question 7 (1 point)

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Satellite rainfall estimates are generally of higher resolution than radar estimates.

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True
False

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Question 8 (1 point)

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Radar-derived precipitation has which of the characteristics that don't apply to rain gauge measurements?

Check all that apply.

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It is remotely sensed data.

It provides liquid equivalent of snow.

It has good space and time resolution.

It is subject to errors associated with wind.

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Question 9 (1 point)

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Which of the following is NOT an advantage of automatic rain gauges.

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Data more readily accessible

Data more accurate and easy to read

Can be placed in remote, otherwise hard to access locations.

Maintenance needs are more quickly noticed.

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If the winds are blowing at a constant speed of 15 knots from the north to the south at all levels of the atmosphere, what wind speed value would the radar show directly to the east?

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0 knots

7.5 knots

15 knots

30 knots

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