An instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure
Barometer
A temperature scale in which zero is the freezing point of water and one hundred is the boiling point
Celsius
High cloud, Delicate,hair-like and feathery looking
Cirrus cloud
The prevalent long term weather conditions in a particular area
Climate
A narrow transition zone seperating advancing colder air from retreating warmer air
cold front
The temperature to which the air must be cooled for water vapor to condense and form fog or clouds
Dew Point
A column of generally cool air that rapidly sinks to the ground
downdraft
The standard scale used to measure temperature in the United States
Fahrenhiet
A strong,cold, downslope wind
Fall wind
The boundary or transition zone between two different air masses
Front
Cirrus, cirrostratus and cirrocumulus
High cloud
An instrument used to measure humidity
Hygrometer
Stratus, stratocumulus, cumulus and cumulonimbus
low cloud
Air that flows outward from a thunderstorm
outflow
A narrow transitions zone seperating advancing warmer air from retreating cooler air
warm front