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sensor
analyse
hydrologist
meterologist
collection
atmosphere
balloon
average
patterns
data
scientific
pressure
mercury
Celsius
speed
humidity
thermometer
gauge
instrumwnt
barometer
rain
measure
cloud
wind
precipitation
temperature
climate
weather

Climate and Weather Word Search

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Word Search
Description

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

Weather crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The atmospheric conditions along with short term changes of a certain place at a certain time. Weather
A quantity that can change. Variable
Energy an object has due to it's motion. Kinetic energy
The pressure that a column of air exerts on the air or surface below it. Air pressure
The amount of water vapor in the air. Humidity
The temperature at which air is fully saturated because of decreasing temperatures while holding the amount of moisture constant . Dew point
the series of natuaral processes in which water continually moves among oceans,land,and the atmosphere water cycle
water in liquid or solid form ,that falls from the atmosphere. precipitation
its used to measure air pressure. barometer
used to measure the direction of wind. wind sock
used to track and measure the conditions of large scale air movement. weather saterlite
The amount of water vapor present vs the maximum amount of water vapor. relative humidity
used to measure the amount of rainfall. rain guage
water droplets or ice crystal suspended in the atmosphere. clouds
The instrument measures the temperature,air pressure ,wind speed and direction of a particular weather . weather balloon

THE WATER CYCLE CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Weather Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Chapter 12: Meteorology Crossword

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Crossword
Description

short-term variations in atmosphere phenomena that interact and affect the environment and life on Earth Weather
the long-term average of variation in weather for a particular area. Climate
large volume of air that has the characteristics of the area over which it forms. Air Mass
area over which an air mass forms. Source Region
effect of a rotating body that influences the motion of any object or fluid; the combination of this and heat imbalance creates the trade winds, polar easterlies, and prevailing westerlies. Corolis Effect
global wind systems that lie between latitudes 60 degrees North and 60 degrees South and the poles and is characterized by cold air. Polar Easterlies
global wind system that lies between 30 degrees and 60 degrees North and South latitudes, where surface air moves toward the poles in an easterly direction. Prevailing Westerlies
two global wind systems that flow between 30 degrees North and South latitudes, where air sinks, warms, and returns to the equator in a westerly direction. Trade Winds
narrow wind band that occurs above large temperature contrasts and can flow as fast as 185 km/h. Jet Stream
boundary between two air masses of differing densities; can be cold, warm, stationary, or occluded and can stretch over large areas. Front
instrument used to measure temperature using either the Fahrenheit or Celsius scale. Thermometer
instrument used to measure air pressure. Barometer
weather instrument used to measure wind speed. Anemometer
weather instrument used to measure humidity. Hygrometer
balloon-borne weather instrument whose sensors measure air pressure, humidity, temperature, wind speed, and wind direction of the upper atmosphere. Radiosonde
change in the wave frequency that occurs due to the relative motion of the wave as it moves toward or away from an observer. Doppler Effect
record of weather data for a specific place at a specific time, using meteorological symbols. Station Model
line on a weather map connecting areas of equal pressure. Isobar
line on a weather map connecting areas of equal temperature. Isotherm
weather forecast that uses numerical data to predict how atmosphere variables change over time. Digital Forecast
weather forecast that compares current weather patterns to patterns that occurred in the past. Analog Forecast

Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Weather Tic-Tac-Toe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Atmosphere & Weather Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The envelope of gases that surrounds the planet. Atmosphere
Middle layer of the atmosphere. Begins 50km above Earth's surface and ends 80km above the surface. Mesosphere
Second layer of the atmosphere and contains the ozone level. Extends from the Troposphere to 50km above earth's surface Stratosphere
lowest layer of the Earth's atmosphere; which humans live; where weather occurs Troposphere
an instrument that is used to measure air pressure Barometer
measures wind speed Anemometer
an instrument used to measure relative humidity, consisting of a wet-bulb thermometer and a dry-bulb thermometer Psychrometer
A scientist who studies the causes of weather and tries to predict it Meteorologist
Process by which gases hold heat in the air. Greenhouse Effect
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity, and air pressure throughout Air Mass
horizontal moment of air from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure Wind
Winds that blow regularly between 30-60 degrees north and south of the equator.These winds play an important part in the weather in the United States. Prevailing Westerlies
winds that blow steadily from specific directions over long distances Global Winds
Towering clouds with flat tops that often produce thunderstorms. Cumulonimbus clouds
Rain that contains more acid than normal. Acid Rain
A layer found in the Stratosphere that protects the Earth's living things from dangerous ultraviolet radiation from the Sun. Ozone layer
Amount of mass in a given volume of air Density
percentage of water vapor in the air compared to the maximum amount of water vapor that air can contain at a particular temperature. Relative Humidity
prevailing winds that blow from east to west between 60 degrees and 90 degrees latitude in both hemispheres Polar Easterlies
Land Breeze movement of air from land to sea at night, created when cooler, denser air from the land forces up warmer air over the sea Land Breeze
movement of air from sea to land during the day when cooler air from above the water moves over the land, forcing the heated, less dense air above the land to rise Sea Breeze
Winds that blow over short distances caused by unequal heating of Earth's surface within a small area local winds
winds that blow east to west between the equator and 30 degrees latitude (used by European traders seeking trade with the American colonies trade winds

Weather/Climate Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Weather tools Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What determines the direction of the wind blows WindVane
What is used to measure air temperature Thermometer
What is used to use to measure air humidity Hygrometer
What measures wind speed anemometer
What measures the amount of rain that has fallen over a specific period of time RainGauge
what is used to measure air preassure BaroMeter
what measures weather conditions higher up in the atmosphere. Airbaloon
what measures relative humidity, using the cooling effect of evaporation. SLING PSYCHROMETER
what is a navigational instrument for finding directions. compass
what is used to photograph and track large-scale air movements. WEATHER SATELLITES