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 DeCS Categories

SP8 Disasters .
SP8.473 Risk 17142 .
SP8.473.654 Hazards .
SP8.473.654.517 Geology .
SP8.473.654.517.332 Seismology .
SP8.473.654.517.332.272 Isoseismal .
SP8.473.654.587 Meteorology .
SP8.473.654.587.517 Weather Front .
SP8.473.654.587.517.449 Polar Front .
SP8.473.654.587.562 Isotherm .
SP8.473.654.587.567 Isohyet .
SP8.473.654.657 Seismology .
SP8.473.654.657.732 Isoseismal .
SP8.473.654.692 Techniques, Measures, Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777 Measurement Equipment .
SP8.473.654.692.777.608 Barometer .
SP8.473.654.692.792 Techniques .
SP8.473.654.692.792.689 Geographic Mapping .
SP8.473.654.692.792.689.745 Synoptic Chart .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.117 Emergency Watch .
SP8.946.117.226 Relief, Assistance and Protection in Disasters .
SP8.946.117.226.222 Satellite Applications .
SP8.946.819 Prevention and Mitigation .
SP8.946.819.892 Damage Prediction .
SP8.946.819.901 Nowcast .
SP8.946.819.919 Flood Proofing .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Synoptic Chart .
Weather Chart .
Weather Map .
Geographical map on which meteorological data, analysed or forecast for a specific time, are presented to describe the atmospheric conditions at the synoptic scale (M) (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
1.00
10
 
Isohyet .
A line drawn on a map or chart connecting points with equal amounts of precipitation, for equal periods of time (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.38
00
 
Isoseismal .
Isoseismal Line .
A line surrounding geographic points at which the observed macroseismic intensity is the same (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.36
00
 
Polar Front .
Quasi-permanent atmospheric front of great extent, in middle latitudes, which separates polar air and tropical air (M) (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.34
00
 
Nowcast .
Nowcasting .
Weather Nowcast .
Weather Nowcasting .
A description of current weather and a short-period (0-2 hours) forecast (M) (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.34
00
 
Barometer .
Instrument of measuring atmospheric pressure (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.34
00
 
Isotherm .
Line drawn on a map or chart connecting points with equal temperature (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.34
110
 
Flood Proofing .
Techniques for prevent flood damage to the structure and contents of buildings in a flood-hazard area (H) (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.33
00
 
Damage Prediction .
Survey of a real or potential disaster to estimate the actual or expected damages and to make recommendations for prevention, preparedness and response (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.32
90
 
Satellite Applications .
The use of satellite technology for the purpose of communications or data transmission for monitoring, warning and dissemination of information pertinent to emergency response and/or disaster management (Material II - IDNDR, 1992) .
0.32
20