Weather Instruments
Weather Predictions
Water Cycle & Weather
Clouds

100

an instrument to record the direction of the wind
What is a wind vane?

100

liquid that falls from the sky when a cloud becomes saturated (full and heavy)
What is precipitation?

100

when water turns from a liquid to a gas during heating
What is evaporation?

100

High feathery clouds
What are cirrus clouds?

200

an instrument for measuring temperature
What is a thermometer?

200

You can tell what direction the wind is coming from by looking at this end of the wind vane
What is the arrow?

200

The average weather in a place over many years
What is climate?

200

thick, gray clouds that span the entirety of the sky
What are stratus clouds?

300

an instrument that measures air pressure
What is a barometer?

300

The amount of water vapor in the air.
What is humidity?

300

Water in the form of a gas
What is water vapor?

300

Puffy white clouds
What are cumulus clouds?

400

an instrument that measures wind speed
What is an anemometer?

400

The amount of heat present.
What is temperature?

400

the process of water vapor (a gas) changing into a liquid through cooling
What is condensation?

400

Tall cumulus clouds that bring thunderstorms
What are cumulonimbus clouds?

500

an instrument that measures the amount of precipitation that has fallen
What is a rain gauge?

500

The movement of air over Earth's surface.
What is wind?

500

The state of the Earth's atmosphere.
What is weather?

500

When you see stratus clouds this can mean...
What is a change in weather?