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Weather Crossword

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A rainstorm that includes lightning or thunder thunderstorm
An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure barometer
The height above Earth's surface altitude
A large region of air that has a similar temperature and humidity air mass
When wind reaches more than 199 kilometers per hour hurricane
The force put on a given area by the weight of it air pressure
The layer of gasses closest to Earth troposphere
A meeting place between air masses front
The transfer of heat through the movement of a gas or liquid convection
blows steadily in predictable directions and over long distances global wind
The air that surrounds Earth atmosphere
A rotating funnel-shaped cloud that contains winds that blow up to 480 kilometers per hour tornado
a seasonal wind that brings heavy rain monsoon
The average weather conditions of a place or region climate
An ongoing movement of ocean water current

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Severe Weather Crossword

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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

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Tori's 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 cumulonimbus
The transfer of heat from one place to another caused by movement of molecules Convection
The 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 Precipitation
Frozen rain or precipitation in the form of ice pellets Sleet
A weather system that produces heavy precipitation 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 that develops into a hurricane or tropical storm Tropical Depression
extremely cold climate located near the north and south poles and on top of mountains Tundra
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 climactic change Global Warming
low lying cloud characterized by a thin layered sheet like appearance Stratus
cloud forming a thin, more or less uniform semitransparent layer at high altitude Cirrostratus
the transfer of thermal energy Heat
type of cloud forming a thick uniform gray layer at low altitude Nimbostratus
thin wispy looking clouds commonly found at heights greater than 6 km Cirrus
large fluffy looking clouds often seen in fair skies Cumulus
atmospheric water vapor frozen into ice crystals Snow
the movement of air due to atmospheric pressure differences Wind

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Weather crossword puzzle

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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

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Earth, Oceans, and Weather Systems 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:are also called thunderheads Cumulonimbus
the transfer of heat from one place to another caused by the movement of molecules Convection
the process in which matter changes from a liquid to a gas Evaporation
a rotating, funnel-shaped 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 Thunderstorm
a funnel-shaped cloud or column of air that rotates at high speeds and extends downward from a cloud to the ground Tornado

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Earth, Ocean, and Weather Systems Crossword

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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 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 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
are high-level clouds appearing as a formation of small masses of white or pale blue, fleecy clouds in a globular, wavelike, rippled pattern, usually in regularly arranged groupings Cirrocumulus
the quality of being hot; high temperature Heat
dark, low-level clouds accompanied by light to moderately falling precipitation 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 white flakes or lying on the ground as a white layer Snow
the movement of air due to atmospheric pressure differences Wind
a hurricane or tropical storm originating in the 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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Weather Crossword

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A person who studies weather Meteorologist
a tool that measures air pressure Barometer
a tool that measures wind speed anemometer
a tool used to see how much precipitation is expected doppler radar
locates where weather is expected satellite
low cloud that brings a calm, cloudy day stratus
high cloud, weather will change soon cirrus
middle cloud, clear sunny day cumulus
low cloud, steady rainy weather nimbostratus
middle cloud, tall; heavy precipitation, storms cumulonimbus
it moves weather from west to east jet stream
moves weather from east to west gulf stream
the force of air around us at sea level air pressure
it changes the climate and is very warm El Nino
an upward current updraft
a downward current downdraft
air flowing in a particular direction wind
the weather of a place of a certain time climate
condition of atmosphere at certain place and time weather
a transition zone between two air masses front

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Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

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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

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Weather Terms Crossword

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The process of a liquid changing into a vapor or gas. EVAPORATION
A violent rotating column of air, in contact with the ground, pendant from a cumulonimbus cloud TORNADO
A severe tropical cyclone with sustained winds over 74 miles per hour (64 knots). Normally applied to such storms in the Atlantic Basin and the Pacific Ocean east of the International Date Line. HURRICANE
A low pressure system with cold air mass from near the surface to all vertical levels (also called a cold core low). COLDFRONT
Rain drops that freeze into ice pellets before reaching the ground SLEET
A region of relatively strong winds in the lower part of the atmosphere LOWLEVELJET
An index that combines air temperature and humidity to give an apparent temperature HEATINDEX
Any form of visible electrical discharges produced by thunderstorms LIGHTNING
Sky condition when greater than 9/10ths of the sky is covered by clouds. OVERCAST
Liquid or solid water that falls from the atmosphere and reaches the ground PRECIPITATION

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