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tropics
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Typhoon
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Weather & Climate Word Search

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air mass
climate zone
clouds
condensation
cyclone
dew point
elevation
fog
glacial periods
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greenhouse effect
humidity
hurricanes
latitude
lightning
occluded front
precipation
relative humidity
seasons
shadow effects
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surface currents
thunder storms
topography
tornadoes
typhoon
vapor pressure
water cycle
weather

Weather/Climate Crossword

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The way the water gets pulled by the moon's position Tides
The amount of water in the air Humidity
The lines that connect air pressure zones Isobars
When a cold front catches up with a warm front Occluded Front
Used to measure temperature Thermometer
Usually is sunny, but is humid High Pressure
When the Earth points in a certain way towards away or towards the sun Season
The visible air pollution in urban areas Smog
Used to measure solar radiation Pyranometer
Used to measure Humidity in the air Psychrometer
Used to measure the air pressure in the area Barometer
The way people measure the scale of a hurricane Saffir-Sampson Scale
Used to measure the air speed in the area Anemometer
Used to measure the scale of earthquakes Richter Scale
The approaching weather in your area Forecast
Very rainy and not very humid, usually colder Low Pressure
High wind speeds capable of taking down houses and flipping cars Hurricane
Scale used to measure the scale of tornadoes Fujita Scale
The temperature that dew begins to form Dewpoint
A hurricane in the Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclone

TROPICAL CYCLONE Word Search

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energy
powerful
ocean
intense
cloud
latitude
coast
climate
precipitation
equator
thunder
coriolis
eye
tropical
wind
typhoon
hurricane
cyclone
storm
pressure

Hurricane Vocabulary Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A tropical storm with violent winds. Hurricane
A statement that is issued 48 hours in advance, of anticipation of a tropical storm. Hurricane Watch
An announcement that hurricane conditions are expected within the specified area, the announcement is made 36 hours in advance. Hurricane Warning
A rise in sea level that occurs during a tropical storm. Storm Surge
The area immediately outside the eye of a hurricane, has heavy rainfall, tall clouds, and high winds. Eye Wall
The calm part at the center of a hurricane. Eye
A cloud and precipitation structure associated with an area of rainfall which is significantly longer in width. Rainbands
The solid or almost solid part of rain in a hurricane that becomes heavier once it gets closer to the eye. Rain Shield
Classifies hurricanes and puts them into five different categories. Saffir-Simpson Scale
An intense low-pressure wind that forms over oceans with high winds of hurricane force. Tropical Storm
When the pressure in the atmosphere is below average. Low Pressure
When the pressure in the atmosphere is above average. High Pressure
The movement of air, usually in a particular direction. Winds

It's Hurricane Season! Crossword

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An intense tropical storm with powerful winds and heavy rain. HURRICANE
This provides energy for a hurricane. WATER
Hurricanes lose strength as they move over this. LAND
Areas most at danger from hurricanes. COASTAL
As well as wind and rain, hurricanes also produce these. TORNADOES
Hemisphere in which wind flows clockwise. SOUTHERN
The calm area of a hurricane. EYE
A region of low atmospheric pressure. DEPRESSION
Technology used to track a hurricane. SATELLITES
"She" struck New Orleans in 2005. KATRINA
What a hurricane is called in Japan. TYPHOON
What a hurricane is called in the Indian Ocean. CYCLONE
What causes the most damage in a hurricane. STORMSURGE
The deadliest hurricane in US history hit this Texas city in 1900. GALVESTON
A place to go for safety. SHELTER
Leave the area. EVACUATE
Another name for a cyclone. TWISTER
These are usually strongest around the eye. WINDS

Hurricanes Word Search

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Latitude
Longitude lines
Low pressure
air
category
coriolis
cyclone
eye
eyewall
hurricane
hurricane season
katrina
pressure
stormsurge
typhoon
vortex

Severe Weather Crossword

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A very large single cell thunderstorm with strong updrafts Super Cell
A discharge of electricity from a cload to the ground or another cload. Lightning
The sound caused by heating air rapidly explanding. Thunder
A small area in a hurricane that is mostly calm in the center Eye of the storm
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific Hurricane
Notifications issued when severe weather is found in a location. Storm warnings
A wind storm whose clouds move into a funnel due to cold and warm fronts. Tornado
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Northwest Pacific. typhoon
A radar system that measures hpw the weather condition is. Doppler radar
A tool used to measure wind speed. Anemometer
Fluffy, white clouds usually with flat bottoms Cumulus cloud
Ice Pellets formed in cumulombus cloads that fall to the Earth when heavy enough. Hail
The lowest layer of the Earth's atmosphere where weather accures. Troposphere
Lightning is a few _____________ Thick Centimeters
When water rushes onto land from heavy rain in a short amount of time it causes _____ ______. Flash Floods
Hurricanes,cyclones, and typhoons form over the ________ Oceans
When a cloud can't hold any more water vaper without making water droplets. Saturation
A hurricane that forms over the Indian Ocean cyclone

Natural Disasters Word Search

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western hemisphere
floods
wildfire
storms
fault
mudslide
disaster
typhoon
tornado
lightning
clouds
drought
volcano
tsunami
smog
hurricane
blizzard
climate
earthquake
environment

Latitude and Longitude Crossword

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number of degrees in the northern hemisphere ninety
0 degrees latitude is the _________ equator
lines that run east and west but measure north and south latitude
Another name for line of latitude parallels
Another name for line of longitude meridians
lines that run from north to south but measure east and west longitude
latitude and longitude together are the ________ of a place coordinates
Using latitude and longitude together gives us an _________ __________on the earth exact location
0 degrees longitude in the _________ ____________ prime meridian
number of degrees in the western hemisphere one hundred eighty
total number of degrees of longitude on the earth three hundred sixty
Total number of degrees of latitude on the earth one hundred eighty
half of the earth hemisphere
latitude and longitude is measured in _________ degrees

Natural Disasters Crossword

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A cold storm normally in the coldest parts in the world Blizzard
A storm that normally happens in the desert Sandstorm
A disaster that shakes the Earth Earthquake
A huge wave caused by an ocean-floor earthquake Tsunami
A whirling storm caused by the wind Cyclone
A storm in shape of a spiral that is similar to a cyclone Hurricane
A fire that gets out of control and hurts anything it touches Wildfire
A storm that takes you and spins you around Tornado
When a volcano erupts Volcanic eruption
When snow falls off a cliff in multiple turns Avalanche
When there is heavy rainfall and it gets out of control Flood
A fire that happens in nature areas Bushfire
When there has not been any rain for a long time Drought
When the land starts to sink into the ground Landslide
A storm simillar to a blizzard but more snow is involved Snowstorm