Thunderstorms Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

precipitation
cumulonimbus
power outages
thunderstorms
water vapor
particles
dangerous
lightning
electric
intense
moisture
powerful
deadly
thunder
floods
flash
gusts
radar
trees
hail
lift
loud
rain
wind
wet

Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword

Weather and Climate Vocabulary Puzzle Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Thunderstorms Word Search

Thunderstorms Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Multicell Cluster Storms
Multicell Line Storms
A lifting mechanism
Electrical storm
Lightning storm
Flash flooding
Thundershower
Dissipating
Instability
Heavy rain
Supercells
Moistures
Tornado
Cumulus
Hazard
Mature
Hail

Weather Word Search

Weather Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

precipitation
snowstrom
lightning
hurricane
blizzard
tornado
weather
thunder
drought
flood
sleet
wind
hail
snow
rain
fog

Severe Weather Crossword

Severe Weather Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A very large single cell thunderstorm with strong updrafts
A discharge of electricity from a cload to the ground or another cload.
The sound caused by heating air rapidly explanding.
A small area in a hurricane that is mostly calm in the center
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Atlantic and Northeast Pacific
Notifications issued when severe weather is found in a location.
A wind storm whose clouds move into a funnel due to cold and warm fronts.
A huge rotating storm with wind speeds exceeding 75 mph that is formed in the Northwest Pacific.
A radar system that measures hpw the weather condition is.
A tool used to measure wind speed.
Fluffy, white clouds usually with flat bottoms
Ice Pellets formed in cumulombus cloads that fall to the Earth when heavy enough.
The lowest layer of the Earth's atmosphere where weather accures.
Lightning is a few _____________ Thick
When water rushes onto land from heavy rain in a short amount of time it causes _____ ______.
Hurricanes,cyclones, and typhoons form over the ________
When a cloud can't hold any more water vaper without making water droplets.
A hurricane that forms over the Indian Ocean

Storms Word Search

Storms Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Nature Word Search

Nature Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Severe Weather Word Search

Severe Weather Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

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

Precipitation Word Search

Precipitation Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

RAINWATERHARVESTING
TRANSPIRATION
PRECIPITATION
THUNDERSTORM
CONDENSATION
TEMPERATURE
EVAPORATION
WATERCYCLE
LIGHTNING
SALTWATER
HUMIDITY
TAPWATER
RAINBOW
MONSOON
DROUGHT
FREEZE
FROST
SLEET
CLOUD
VAPOR
MIST
SMOG
WIND
HAIL
RAIN
SNOW
HEAT
FOG
DEW
ICE
AIR
SUN
DRY

climate/ weather Crossword

climate/ weather  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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

Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword

Earth, Oceans, and Weather Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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