Situated or occurring outside the tropics: extratropical cyclones
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- Storms that form elsewhere are extratropical cyclones.
- The strong winds that hit the Pacific Coast are from extratropical storms, not hurricanes, which are tropical cyclones.
- Winter storms are extratropical storms and all are a mixture of warm and cold air.
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