Vocabulary
Water Cycle
Weather
Weather Tools
Weather Fronts
100

A body of air with the same temperature and humidity 

What is an air mass?

100

When water comes together to form puddles, lakes, rivers, etc

What is Accumulation?

100

The state of the air at a certain place and time

What is Weather?

100

Measures how much precipitation falls

What is a rain gauge?

100

The line separating two air masses

What is a front?

200

a wind blowing steadily toward the equator from an easterly direction

What is a trade wind?

200

When liquid water becomes water vapor in the air

What is Evaporation?
200

Scientists who study weather

What is a Meteorologist?

200

Measures the temperature

What is a thermometer?

200

This causes rainy days with a little rain falling over a long period of time

What is a warm front?

300

associated with severe weather and may be marked by strong wind, thunder, lightning and heavy precipitation

What are severe storms?

300

When water falls from the sky as rain, snow, hail, etc.

What is Precipitation?

300

What is a cold front?

300

Measures air pressure

What is a Barometer?

300

This causes storms with lots of precipitation falling in a short amount of time

What is a cold front

400

the ocean belt near the equator, characterized by long states of calm with no wind

What are the doldrums?

400

When water vapor in the air comes together

What is Condensation?

400

What is a stationary front?

400

Measures wind speed

What is an Anemometer?

400

This represents

What is a warm front?

500

the apparent acceleration of a moving body of air on or near the Earth as a result of the Earth's rotation

What is the Coriolis effect?

500

Plants sweat the water out

What is Transpiration?

500

The weather of a place over a long period of time

What is climate?

500
Shows wind direction

What is a Weather vane?

500

Where air moves

What is from high to low pressure

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