Type
Word Search
Description

silliness
informative
fun
molecules
carbon dioxide
nitrogen
gas
atoms
oxygen
ozone
pollution
rain
snow
sleet
hurricane
tornado
clouds
wind
science
awesome
barry
bagel
beagle
air pressure
air quality
composition
troposphere
journey
earth
atmosphere

The Atmosphere Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ozone
methane
carbon dioxide
argon
nitrogen
oxygen
exosphere
thermosphere
mesopause
mesosphere
ozone layer
ionosphere
stratopause
stratosphere
auroras
tropopause
Troposphere

The Atmosphere Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Oceans, forests and sediments (2 words) Carbon sink
The deflection of water and air currents caused by the earth's rotation (2 words) Coriolis Effect
Used to measure ozone levels (2 words) Dobson Units
Gases and particles fall back to earth where they stick wherever they land (2 words) Dry Deposition
Energy emitted by the earth's surface (3 words) Long Wave Radiation
A person who studies the atmosphere for the purpose of prdicting weather (1 word) Meteorologist
A green house gas more potent than carbon dioxide (1 word) Methane
Parts per million (1 word) ppm
The rate of change in atmospheric pressure between two points (2 words) Pressure Gradient
A symbolic summary of the atmospheric conditions for a specific location (2 words) Station Model
The American Midwest and Great Plains region (2 words) Tornado Alley
Plants that have developed the ability to withstand drought (1 word) Xerophytes
Pollution emitted directly from a process (1 word) Primary
The amount of solar radiation that is absorbed and reflectied by the earth's surface and atmosphere (2 words) Energy Budget
The area that melting glaciers could disrupt the thermohaline curculation system (2 words) North Atlantic
The average atmospheric conditions over a long period of time (1 word) Climate
The type of thunderstorm that needs to develop for tornados to form (2 words) Super Cell
This is created from the rapid expansion of air during a lightening strike (1 word) Thunder
The winds speeds are greatest in this part of a hurricane (2 words) Eye Wall
This gets issued when a funnel cloud is spotted (1 word) Warning
The largest component of the atmosphere (1 word) Nitrogen
The layer of the atmospher that we live in. (1 word) Troposphere
The cloud type associated with thunderstorms (1 word) Cumulonimbus
Where the trade winds converge and air moves vertically (1 word) Doldrums

Atmosphere wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

chemicals
salt
smoke
dust
water vapor
trace gases
argon
carbon dioxide
Nitrogen
Oxygen
weather
exosphere
Ionosphere
ozone layer
ozone
mesosphere
Sratosphere
troposphere
Atmosphere

Weather and Climate Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the outer layer of the thermosphere, the atmospheric layer closest to space exosphere
a form of oxygen, has three oxygen atoms in each molecule instead of the usual two ozone
the most abundant element in out planet's atmosphere nitrogen
elevation above sea level altitude
approximately 21% of the atmosphere is compromised of this oxygen
the lower part of the thermosphere ionosphere
all other gases in the atmosphere that are present in small amounts trace gases
second most abundant substance in the solid portions of lifeforms carbon dioxide
the transfer of energy by electromagnetic waves through space radiation
the outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere thermosphere
the layer of Earth's atmosphere immediately above the stratosphere mesosphere
the lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere where all weather occurs troposphere
the second lowest layer of Earth's atmosphere; where ozone is contained stratosphere
the layer of gases that surrounds Earth atmosphere

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

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

Climate and Weather Word Search

Type
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 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

Air Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The configuration of the surface of something: or the lay of the land Topography
A photochemical reaction produces this acrid smelling pollutant ozone
The atmospheric layer where ozone is found Stratosphere
Particulate matter is found in this form solid
When a polluted air mass remains stagnant over a regional area, this is called a thermal inversion
These substances produce air pollution when burned fossil fuels
The most abundant gas in the atmosphere nitrogen
According to the _________________ Act, citizens can take legal action against those in violation of emissions standards clean air
Natural rain has a pH of 5.6 because of the presence of this compound carbonic acid
A 'dirty' source of energy, but abundant in the U.S. coal
Vehicles are a _________ source of air pollution mobile
The type of smog common in Chicago Industrial
One of the most susceptible populations to poor air quality Sick
Smoky Fog smog
One source of a natural primary pollutant volcano
The human/animal system most affected by air pollution Respiratory
One factor which reduces the effects of air pollution wind
Sulfur dioxide would be characterized as this type of pollutant primary
A measure of the acidity (or alkalinity) of a substance, such as precipitation Ph
A pollutant which competes with oxygen in your body carbon monoxide
A molecule in red blood cells which oxygen binds to strongly hemoglobin
A nitrogen oxide in a liquid state nitric acid
The troposphere, the stratosphere, mesosphere, and thermosphere Atmosphere
The source of nitrogen dioxide, if it is not industry vehicles
Ozone is an example of this type of pollutant secondary

Atmosphere and Climate Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Air mass
Air pressure
Carbon dioxide
Cirrus
Climate
Climate change
Cold front
Density
Exosphere
Global warming
Greenhouse effect
Greenhouse gas
Heat
High pressure
Hurricane
Low pressure
Mesopshere
Occluded Front
Ozone
Stationary front
Stratosphere
Stratus
Thermosphere
warm front
Wet tropical climate