Type
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twister
sirens
Rainbow
sky
floods
first aid
flashlights
funnel
storms
wind
basement
shelter
clouds
rain
hail
lightning
watch
warning
thunderstorm
tornado

Terrifying Tornadoes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Warning
Tornado Alley
Sirens
Safety
Rotating
Path
Lightning
Disaster
Destructive
Danger
Cyclone
Radio
Vortex
Funnel
Wind
Rain
Shelter
Dark
Clouds
Hail
Cellar
Storm
Terrifying
Tornadoes

Severe Weather Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Weather & Climate Vocabulary: Types Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BLIZZARD
CLOUDS
DROUGHT
DUSTSTORM
FLOOD
FOG
HAIL
HEATWAVE
HURRICANE
ICE
LIGHTNING
RAIN
RAINBOW
SLEET
SNOW
STORM
THUNDER
TORNADO
WIND

Storms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

weather
rainy
crisis
precipitation
blizzard
hurricane
tornado
twister
cyclone
typhoon
flood
downpour
rainstorm
thunderstorm
snowstorm
thunder
wind
hail
storm
lightning

Emergency Awareness Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ICE contact
first responder
radio
hazard
emergency
risk
shelter
first aid kit
flashlight
communication
Wildfire
Thunderstorm
weather
watch
warning
Tornado
Flood
prepare
Evacuate
Hurricane
Fire Drill

Tornadoes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A device used to measure info. such as speed and direction Toto
A tornado that occurs out at sea Waterspout
Powerful storm clouds Supercells
Small tornadoes born off of major ones Satellite Tornadoes
A rotating column of air or cone shaped cloud Funnel Cloud
Indicates weather conditions in a given area are favorable Tornado Watch
An actual tornado funnel has been seen or detected Tornado Warning
A term for a tornado Twister
A whirling mass of air Vortex
A tracking system Doppler Radar
Something that tells how severe a tornado is based on Fujita Scale
An area that is known for its many tornado strikes Tornado Alley
A violent rotating windstorm Cyclone
Instability in the atmosphere Turbulence
Strong rising air currents with heavy rain or hail along with thunder and lightening Thunderstorm
A column of air whirling around itself Whirlwind
A great volume of water with a short duration Flash Flood
To follow the marks, path or course of Track
Very strict; harsh Severe
The act of destroying Destruction

Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Nature Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

sea
bushes
erosion
mushrooms
fungi
bog
stream
coral reef
fish
shark
suburban
city
wilderness
swamp
marsh
mountains
nature
rainforest
forest
desert
zebra
lake
pond
river
animals
hurricane
water
ocean
sand
beach
leaves
colourful
spring
fall
winter
summer
snowman
snowball
snowflake
tornado
flood
blizzard
hail
plants
lightning
thunder
storm
vegetables
sleet
snow
rain
fruit
weather
clouds
trees
flower

Wild Weather Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This type of storm is very violent with a whirling funnel of air moving across the land Tornado
What is the name given to a tornado that occurs at sea? Waterspout
During a thunderstorm you see this first Lightning
Lightning is a huge spark of? Electricity
You should never shelter under one of these in a lightning storm. tree
Floods can be caused by very heavy_ _ _ _ rain
Hail is when pellets of ice fall from the _ _ _ _ _ _ clouds
The name given to the vehicle used to clear snow is a snow _ _ _ _ _ _ plough
A period when no rain falls is called a _ _ _ _ _ _ _ drought
The climate is the regular pattern of _ _ _ _ _ _ _ in an area weather
A tsunami is a giant _ _ _ _ caused by an earthquake or tonado wave
How hot or cold it is temperature

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