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sunny
storm
wind
clouds
atmosphere
sleet
snow
hail
rain
precipitation
evaporation
condensation
front
air mass
anemometer
rain gauge
temperature
thermometer
barometer
weather
climate
Tropical
Polar
Temperate

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THE WATER CYCLE CROSSWORD PUZZLE

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

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Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword

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

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Weather Terms Crossword

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The layer of Earths atmosphere where weather occurs Troposphere
The layer of Earths atmosphere that contains the ozone layer Stratosphere
The layers of Earths atmosphere are categorized according to Temperature
A tool used to measure air pressure Barometer
A large body of air that had the same characteristics throughout Air mass
An air mass that forms over an ocean Maritime
The amount of moisture in the air Humidity
Thunderstorms often occur with a ______ front Cold
A large, spiraling storm that can be hundreds of miles across and can last for more than a week Hurricane
The force of all the air pressure pressing on the earth Air pressure
When a tropical storm becomes a hurricane, it is due to the change in Wind speed
An Instrument used to measure the amount of precipitation Rain gauge
Measures wind speed Anemometer
Measures how hot or cold it is Thermometer
Horizontal movement of air from an area of H pressure to L pressure Wind

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climate/ weather Crossword

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Mass per unit volume of air; about 1.275 km per cubic meter at 0ºC and 1000 millibars. Air density
A large expanse of air having similar temperature and humidity at any given height. Air mass
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. Blizzard
The ratio of the mass of a substance to the volume occupied by it. density
Water that has condensed onto objects near the ground when their temperatures have fallen below the dew point of the surface air Dew
The process by which a liquid changes into a gas Evaporation
Ice crystals that form on surfaces instead of dew when the dew point is below freezing. White frost
The cumulative force exerted on any surface by the molecules composing air. Air pressure
A very cold and dry air mass that forms primarily in winter and the northern interior of North America. Arctic air
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 Climate
Distant lightning that illuminates the sky but is too far away for its thunder to be heard Heat lightning
Any sudden and heavy rain shower. Cloudburst
A period of abnormally dry weather sufficiently long enough to cause serious effects on agriculture and other activities in the affected area. Drought
A form of energy transferred between systems by virtue of their temperature differences. Heat
A severe tropical cyclone having winds in excess of 64 knots (74 mi/hr). Hurricane
An increase in air temperature with height Inversion
A visible electrical discharge produced by thunderstorms. Lightning
The climate structure of the air space near the surface of the earth. Microclimate
A breeze that blows from the land out over the water. Opposite of an onshore breeze. Offshore breeze
A breeze that blows from the water onto the land. Opposite of an offshore breeze. Onshore breeze
A layer of soil beneath the earth's surface that remains frozen throughout the year. Permafrost
A cold air mass that forms in a high-latitude source region. Polar air mass
Climates in which the mean temperature of the warmest month is below 10ºC; climates that are too cold to support the growth of trees. Polar climates
Any form of water particles-liquid or solid-that falls from the atmosphere and reaches the ground. Precipitation
The wind direction most frequently observed during a given period. Prevailing wind
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. radiation
Precipitation in the form of liquid water drops that have diameters greater than that of drizzle. rain
The atmospheric pressure at mean sea level. Sea level pressure
A coastal local wind that blows from the ocean onto the land. The leading edge of the breeze is termed a sea breeze front. Sea breeze
A fairly bright lightning flash from distant thunderstorms that illuminates a portion of the cloud. Sheet lightning
A type of precipitation consisting of transparent pellets of ice 5 mm or less in diameter. Same as ice pellets. Sleet
a mixture of smoke and fog smog
Solid precipitation in the form of minute ice flakes that occur below 0ºC Snow
An aggregate of ice crystals that falls from a cloud Snowflake
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. Tornado
The winds that occupy most of the tropics and blow from the subtropical highs to the equatorial low. Trade winds
Organized thunderstorms with a cyclonic wind circulation between 35 and 64 knots. Tropical storm
The state of the atmosphere in terms of such variables as temperature, cloudiness, precipitation, and radiation. Weather
The rising of water (usually cold) toward the surface from the deeper regions of a body of water. Upwelling
A hurricane that forms in the western Pacific Ocean Typhoon

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Mostly Wind Climate and Weather Crossword

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Air weight per unit Pressure
Air running parallel to Earth Wind
Lines connecting pressure points Isobars
Earth's rotation effecting wind Coriolis
Fair weather pressure High
Cloudy and rain pressure Low
Rubbing matter on each other Friction
Measuring air pressure Barometer
Measuring wind speed Anemometer
Winds originating from the west Westerly
Wind originating from the east East
Daily atmospheric changes Weather
Long term average atmospheric changes Climate
Rain, sleet, hail and drizzle Precipitation
Liquid to vapor Evaporation
Vapor to liquid Condensation
High clouds Cirrus
Puffy clouds Cumulus
Two air masses coming together Front

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The Water Cycle Crossword

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When water vapor turns back into a liquid. Condensation
When water falls from the atmosphere back to land. Precipitation
When water turns into water vapor. Evaporation
The water cycle helps regulate ___________________________. Temperature
Covers 70% of the Earth. Water
Water is a basic _______________________ of nature. Element
When plants release water on to their leaves that then evaporates into vapor. Transpiration
Depending on _______________________ precipitation could be rain, snow, sleet, or even hail. Temperature
When water does not get absorbed into the soil. run-off
A large collection of tiny droplets of water or ice crystals. Cloud
The journey of water from the Earth's surface to the atmosphere, and back again. WaterCycle

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Weather Cross-Word Puzzle Crossword

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Used to measure precipitation Rain Gauge
Used to measure wind speed Anemometer
Used to measure wind direction Wind Vane
Used to measure atmospheric (air) pressure Barometer
Air and gases surrounding the Earth Atmoshpere
A map that shows the meteorological conditions over a specific area at a specific time Weather Map
The condition of Earths atmosphere at a specific place and time Weather
Polar,Temperate,Desert,Tropical Climate Zones
A tool used to measure tempatures Thermometer
The amount of water vapor in the air Humidity
Force exerted by the weight of the air Air Pressure
Temperatures at which a liquid changes to a solid Freezing Temperatures
Normal temperature of the body Body Temperatures
The temperature at which a liquid changes a gas Boiling Temperature
The change of liquid into a gas(water vapor) Evaporation
The change from a gas to a liquid Condensation
Rain,Snow,Sleet,or Hail that falls to the ground Precipitation
When excess water doesn't sink into the soil and runs down to the rivers,lakes and oceans Runoff
The average temperature inside a building Room Tempature

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Weather and Climate Word Search

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snow
tropical
cirrus
outgassing
trade winds
weather
condensation
barometer
wind vane
evaporation
clouds
thermometer
polar easterlies
air mass
anemometer
precipitation
cloud cover
rain
temperature
front
atmosphere

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Weather Tic-Tac-Toe Crossword

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A map that shows the meteorological conditions over a specific geographic area at a specific time. weather map
Layers of air and gases surrounding the Earth atmosphere
A tool used to measure atmosphere (air) Barometer
A tool used to measure wind direction Wind Vane
A tool used to measure wind speed. Anemometer
The condition of Earths atmosphere at a particular time and place. Weather
Polar, temperate, desert, tropical Climate Zones
A tool used to measure temperature. Thermometer
The amount of water vapor in the air Humidity
Temperature at which a liquid changes to a solid: 0 degrees Celsius or 32 degrees F Freezing Temperature
Normal temperature of the human body: 37 degrees Celsius or 98 degrees F Body Temperature
The temperature at which a liquid changes into a gas: 100 degrees Celsius or 212 degrees F Boiling Temperature
The change of liquid to a gas Evaporation
The change from a gas to a liquid (creates clouds) Condensation
A tool used to measure precipitation Rain Gauge

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Science Crossword

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layers of gas that surround a planet Atmosphere
the force that air puts on an area Air pressure
a tool used to measure air pressure Barometer
the average weather conditions in an area Climate
involved in heavy or violent storms: clouds are also called thunderheads Cumulonimbus
the transfer of heat through a fluid;the rising of hot air above cooler air, which produces air currents Convection
the process in which matter changes from a liquid to a gas Evaporation
a rotating, funnel-shaped cloud: Funnel clouds do not touch the ground Funnel cloud
in weather, the boundary between two masses of air with different properties Front
angular distance north and south of the equator Latitude
the study of patterns of weather Meteorology
water that is released from clouds in the sky; includes rain, snow, sleet, hail, and freezing rain Precipitation
frozen rain or precipitation in the form of ice pellets Sleet
a weather system that produces heavy precipitation, winds, lightning, and thunder Thunderstorms
a funnel-shaped cloud or column of air that rotates at high speeds and extends downward from a cloud to the ground Tornado
a storm with strong winds and rain that forms over tropical water Hurricane
small, icy balls that fall from the sky Hail
a region of low pressure with counter-clockwise wind rotation that develops into a hurricane or tropical storm Tropical depression
extremely cold climate located near the North and South Poles and on the tops of mountains; receives very little precipitation and has no trees Tundra
a hurricane or tropical storm originating in the Pacific Ocean Typhoon
a measure of how much water is in something Moisture
the slow warming of Earth's atmosphere due to climatic change Global warming
a low-lying cloud characterized by a thin, layered, sheet-like appearance Stratus
high level clouds appearing as a formation of small masses of white or pale blue Cirrocumulus
the transfer of thermal energy Heat
low-to-middle étage stratiform cloud that has considerable vertical and horizontal extent. Very wide Nimbostratus
thin, wispy-looking clouds; commonly found at heights greater than 6 km Cirrus
large, fluffy, white clouds, often seen in fair skies; can develop into cumulonimbus clouds Cumulus
atmospheric water vapor frozen into ice crystals and falling in light white flakes or lying on the ground as a white layer Snow
the movement of air due to atmospheric pressure differences Wind

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