Weather Vocab Crossword
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Crossword
Description

a report saying what the weather is likely to be like
. the light and heat that come from the sun
extremely cold
a short period of rain
an extremely strong and dangerous wind that blows in a circle and destroys buildings as it moves along
the weather conditions that an area usually has
one of the four periods of the year: spring, summer, autumn or winter
slightly cold, but not too cold
a light and pleasant wind
sunny and not raining, generally pleasant weather
a sudden flash of light in the sky during a storm
the loud noise in the sky that you hear during a storm
describes weather that is not very cold or not as cold as usual
a half circle of seven colours that you see in the sky when rain is falling and the sun is shining
a thin, white layer of ice that forms on surfaces at night when it is very cold, or a time when the temperature is very cold and water freezes
extremely hot
small drops of water in the air which make it difficult to see objects which are not near
a period of bad weather with a lot of wind and rain

Science Vocabulary Crossword

Science Vocabulary Crossword
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Description

the whole mass of air that surrounds the Earth
sometimes also called barometric pressure, is the pressure exerted by the weight of air in the atmosphere of Earth
an instrument that is used to measure air pressure and predict changes in the weather
the usual weather conditions in a particular place or region
cumulus cloud having a low base and often spread out in the shape of an anvil extending to great heights see cloud illustration
movement in a gas or liquid in which the warmer parts move up and the colder parts move down ;also the transfer of heat by this movement
to change from a liquid into a gas
a funnel-shaped cloud that projects from the base of a thundercloud and that often precedes the formation of a tornado also : tornado
transition zone between two air masses. A cold front is a warm-cold air boundary with the colder air replacing the warmer. As a cold front moves into an area, the heavier cool air pushes under the lighter warm air that it is replacing.
distance north or south of the equator measured in degrees up to 90 degrees
a science that deals with the atmosphere and with weather
water that falls to the ground as rain, snow, etc. ;the process of separating a solid substance from a liquid
frozen or partly frozen rain
a storm with lightning and thunder
a violent and destructive storm in which powerful winds move around a central point
an extremely large, powerful, and destructive storm with very strong winds that occurs especially in the western part of the Atlantic Ocean
precipitation in the form of small balls or lumps usually consisting of concentric layers of clear ice and compact snow
A tropical depression forms when a low pressure area is accompanied by thunderstorms that produce a circular wind flow with maximum sustained winds below 39 mph
a large area of flat land in northern parts of the world where there are no trees and the ground is always frozen
an extremely large, powerful, and destructive storm that occurs especially in the region of the Philippines or the China Sea
a small amount of a liquid (such as water) that makes something wet or moist
the recent increase in the world's temperature that is believed to be caused by the increase of certain gases (such as carbon dioxide) in the atmosphere
-a low cloud form extending over a large area at altitudes of usually 2000 to 7000 feet (600 to 2100 meters) see cloud illustration
a high-altitude cloud form consisting of small white rounded masses usually in regular groupings see cloud illustration
to cause (something) to become warm or hot
a low dark layer of gray cloud usually producing light continuous rain or snow see cloud illustration
a thin type of cloud that forms high in the sky
a type of thick cloud that is rounded on top and has a flat base
soft, white pieces of frozen water that fall to the ground from the sky in cold weather
a natural movement of air of any velocity especially : the earth's air or the gas surrounding a planet in natural motion horizontally

Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword

Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword
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Crossword
Description

Layers of gas that surround a planet
The force that air puts on an area
A tool used to measure air pressure
The average weather conditions in an area
Anvil-shaped cloud that is often involved in heavy or violent storms: AKA thunderheads
The transfer of heat from one place to another caused by movements of molecules
Process in which matter changes from a liquid to a gas
A rotating, funnel-shaped cloud
In weather, the boundary between two masses of air with different properties
Angular distance north and south of the equator
The study of patterns of weather
Water that is released from clouds in the sky, including rain, snow, sleet, hail, and freezing rain
Frozen rain or precipitation in the form of ice pallets
Weather system that produces heavy precipitation, winds, lightning, and thunder
A funnel-shaped cloud or column of air that rotates at high speeds and extends downward from a cloud to the ground
A storm with strong winds and rain that forms over tropical waters
Small, icy balls that fall from the sky
A region of low pressure with counter-clockwise wind rotation developing into a hurricane or tropical storm
Extremely cold climate located near the North and South Poles and on the tops of mountains; receives very little precipitation and has no trees
A hurricane or tropical storm originating in the pacific ocean
A measure of how much water is in something
The slow warming of Earth's atmosphere due to climate change
A low-lying cloud characterized by a thin, layered, sheet-like appearance
A high-lying cloud that is small, high, patched clouds, in rows
The transfer of thermal energy
Low to mid level clouds. Dark, widespread, and formless
Thin, wispy looking clouds; commonly found at heights greater than 6km
Large, fluffy, white clouds, often seen in fair skies
Precipitation that forms ice crystals
The movement of air due to atmospheric pressure differences

Severe Weather Crossword

Severe Weather Crossword
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Crossword
Description

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

THE WATER CYCLE CROSSWORD PUZZLE

THE WATER CYCLE CROSSWORD PUZZLE
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Description

The particles are packed together
measures the speed of the wind
blanket of air
A large body of air that has about the same tempature without
measures air pressure
the average of weather conditions in a area over a long period of time
when precipitation is there for a period of time
a metoroligist predicts what weathers gonna be like near the future
2 diffrent air masses or tempatures meet
earths warning due to gases in the atmosphere that trap heat near earths surface
contains watervapor
studies the weather
sound caused by lightining
rain,hail,snow,sleet and ice
division of the year marked by changes in weather
a rotating colum of air that streches from a thunderstorm cloud to the ground
how hot or cold the air is
a device that mesures the tempature
a condition of the atmosphere at any time in a particular location
region of high pressure
a liquad of water that falls from the clouds to the ground
OCCURS DURING A STORM
STORM WITH STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY RAIN
WINTERSTORM WITH WINDS THAT ARE AT LEAST 35 MPH AND BLOWING SNOW

Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword
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Crossword
Description

of or at a fairly or comfortably high temperature
a visible mass of condensed water vapor floating in the atmosphere' typically high above the ground
the presence in or introduction into the air of a substance which has harmful or poisonous effects
a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and usually rain, thunder, lightning, or snow
an overflowing of a large amount of water beyond it's normal confines, especially over what is normally dry land
free from moisture or liquid; not wet or moist
a severe snowstorm with high winds and low visibility
name given to rain that falls when surface temperatures are below freezing
a substance diffused or suspended in the air, especially one normally liquid or solid
a tornado, waterspout, or dust devil in which the rotatory ascending movement of a column of air is especially apparent
a storm with thunder and lightning and typically also heavy rain or hail
the state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards heat, dryness, sunshine, wind, rain, etc
a small or swirling mass of something, especially snow or leaves moved by sudden gusts of wind
a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall; a shortage of water resulting from this
an arch of colors formed in the sky in certain circumstances caused by the refraction and dispersion of the sun's light by rain or other water droplets in the atmosphere
light rain falling in very fine drops
a mass of snow, ice, and rocks falling rapidly down a mountainside
a thick cloud of tiny water droplets suspended in the atmosphere at or near the earth's surface that obscures or restricts visibility
a loud rumbling or crashing noise heard after a lightning flash due to expansion of rapidly heated air
(of a liquid) be turned into ice or another solid as a result of extreme cold

Natural Disasters Crossword

Natural Disasters Crossword
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Crossword
Description

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

WEATHER CROSSWORD PUZZLE

WEATHER CROSSWORD PUZZLE
Type
Crossword
Description

Conditions of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and place.
Average, year-after-year weather patterns in a given area.
Very dry regions with extreme temperatures.
Large fire that spreads quickly over a natural area.
Long period of scarce rainfall.
Most abundant gas in the atmosphere.
The envelope of gases that surrounds the planet.
Layer of the atmosphere in which Earth's weather occurs.
Outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere.
Overflowing of water in a normally dry area.
Period of glacial advance.
Dark, cooler regions on the surface of the sun.
Solid particles or liquid droplets in the atmosphere.
Effect of Earth's rotation on the direction of winds and currents.
Portion of Earth that consists of water
Densests parts of Earth that include the crust, mantle, and core.
The trapping of heat near a planet's surface by certain gases in the planet's atmosphere.
The second most abundent gas in the atmosphere.
Absorbs some of the harmful radiation from the sun.
It is the second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone layer.
Are calm areas where warm air rises. They occur at the equator where the sun heats the surface strongly.
Sea and land breezes over a large region that change direction with the seasons.
Water that falls to Earth as rain, snow, hail, or sleet.
A device that measures temperature
The transfer of heat by the movement of a fluid.

Spring Weather Crossword

Spring Weather Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Rain __________ the earth.
March comes in like a
It makes kites fly
__________ makes it hard to see.
Its supposed to rain today. Take an
March winds bring April
A loud noise associated with storms
No matter how long this season lasts, spring is sure to follow
Not too hot
If its foggy in the morning, it will be in the day
Not too cold
This gives light to help plants grow.
Rain mixed with dirt.
Dark clouds often bring this.
Hold onlto your hat. It's today.
I may be white and puffy or dark and threatening.
flashes in the sky.
This turns green as days grow warmer.
April showers bring May
Rain leaves these behind on the ground
I can be seen after a storm
These bud with new leaves in early spring.
This windery substance sometimes falls in the spring.
March goes out like a

climate/ weather Crossword

climate/ weather  Crossword
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Description

Mass per unit volume of air; about 1.275 km per cubic meter at 0ºC and 1000 millibars.
A large expanse of air having similar temperature and humidity at any given height.
A severe weather condition characterized by low temperatures and strong winds (greater than 32 mi/hr) bearing a great amount of snow. When these conditions continue after the falling snow has ended, it is termed a ground blizzard.
The ratio of the mass of a substance to the volume occupied by it.
Water that has condensed onto objects near the ground when their temperatures have fallen below the dew point of the surface air
The process by which a liquid changes into a gas
Ice crystals that form on surfaces instead of dew when the dew point is below freezing.
The cumulative force exerted on any surface by the molecules composing air.
A very cold and dry air mass that forms primarily in winter and the northern interior of North America.
The accumulation of daily and seasonal weather events over a long period of time. A description of aggregate weather conditions; the sum of all statistical weather information that helps describe a place or region
Distant lightning that illuminates the sky but is too far away for its thunder to be heard
Any sudden and heavy rain shower.
A period of abnormally dry weather sufficiently long enough to cause serious effects on agriculture and other activities in the affected area.
A form of energy transferred between systems by virtue of their temperature differences.
A severe tropical cyclone having winds in excess of 64 knots (74 mi/hr).
An increase in air temperature with height
A visible electrical discharge produced by thunderstorms.
The climate structure of the air space near the surface of the earth.
A breeze that blows from the land out over the water. Opposite of an onshore breeze.
A breeze that blows from the water onto the land. Opposite of an offshore breeze.
A layer of soil beneath the earth's surface that remains frozen throughout the year.
A cold air mass that forms in a high-latitude source region.
Climates in which the mean temperature of the warmest month is below 10ºC; climates that are too cold to support the growth of trees.
Any form of water particles-liquid or solid-that falls from the atmosphere and reaches the ground.
The wind direction most frequently observed during a given period.
Energy propagated in the form of electromagnetic waves. These waves do not need molecules to propagate them, and in a vacuum they travel at nearly 300,000 km per sec.
Precipitation in the form of liquid water drops that have diameters greater than that of drizzle.
The atmospheric pressure at mean sea level.
A coastal local wind that blows from the ocean onto the land. The leading edge of the breeze is termed a sea breeze front.
A fairly bright lightning flash from distant thunderstorms that illuminates a portion of the cloud.
A type of precipitation consisting of transparent pellets of ice 5 mm or less in diameter. Same as ice pellets.
a mixture of smoke and fog
Solid precipitation in the form of minute ice flakes that occur below 0ºC
An aggregate of ice crystals that falls from a cloud
An intense, rotating column of air that protrudes from a cumulonimbus cloud in the shape of a funnel or a rope and touches the ground.
The winds that occupy most of the tropics and blow from the subtropical highs to the equatorial low.
Organized thunderstorms with a cyclonic wind circulation between 35 and 64 knots.
The state of the atmosphere in terms of such variables as temperature, cloudiness, precipitation, and radiation.
The rising of water (usually cold) toward the surface from the deeper regions of a body of water.
A hurricane that forms in the western Pacific Ocean

Weather/Climate Crossword

Weather/Climate Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The way the water gets pulled by the moon's position
The amount of water in the air
The lines that connect air pressure zones
When a cold front catches up with a warm front
Used to measure temperature
Usually is sunny, but is humid
When the Earth points in a certain way towards away or towards the sun
The visible air pollution in urban areas
Used to measure solar radiation
Used to measure Humidity in the air
Used to measure the air pressure in the area
The way people measure the scale of a hurricane
Used to measure the air speed in the area
Used to measure the scale of earthquakes
The approaching weather in your area
Very rainy and not very humid, usually colder
High wind speeds capable of taking down houses and flipping cars
Scale used to measure the scale of tornadoes
The temperature that dew begins to form
A hurricane in the Indian Ocean