Weather or Climate
Climate
Climate Zones
Severe Weather
Water Cycle
Weather Instuments
100

Weather of a certain area over a long period of time.

What is climate?

100

Higher elevation usually causes the temperature to do this.

What is get colder?

100

Name three of the climate zones.

What is polar, temperate and tropical?

100

A brief storm with rain, strong winds, lightning and thunder?

What is a thunderstorm?

100

Continuous process by which water moves from the Earth's surface to the atmosphere and back?

What is the water cycle?

100

Tells the temperature of the air outside.

What is thermometer?

200

The conditions of the outside air at a certain time or place.  

What is weather?

200

The imaginary line that circles the Earth, halfway between the North and South poles.  

What is the equator?

200

Climate zone that we live in here in Maryland.

What is temperate?

200

An electrical discharge between clouds or from cloud to ground.

What is lightning?

200

The change of state from a liquid to a gas?

What is evaporation?

200

Tells how much rain fell during a storm.

What is a rain guage?

300

Average high or low temperature and precipitation in a city over 10 years.

What is climate?

300

Climates near the poles are warmer or colder.

What is colder?

300

A climate zone with very harsh winters and very cold climate. 

What is polar?

300

A destructive vortex of rotating winds in a funnel shape that lasts for a short time.

What is a tornado?

300

Evaporation of water from the leaves of a plant or tree?

What is transpiration?

300

What a barometer tells you.

What is air pressure?

400

Today is sunny and clear. 

What is weather?

400

Long-term weather conditions

What is climate?

400

Climate zone with 4 seasons.

What is temperate?

400

A severe, spiral-shaped storm with an eye and strong winds that develops over tropical oceans.

What is a hurricane?

400

Change of state from a gas to a liquid? 

What is condensation?

400

Tells the wind direction.

What is a wind sock or wind vane?

500

Maryland has cold winters and warm summers but lacks extreme temperatures.

What is climate?

500

This determines what plants can grow and what animals survive in an area. 

What is climate?

500

Climate zone located near the equator with warm temperatures all year.

What is tropical?

500

An overflowing large amount of water caused by drenching rain in a short period of time.

What is a flood?

500

Form of water that falls from the clouds and reaches Earth's surface?

What is precipitation?

500

Measures how fast the wind is blowing.

What is an anemometer?

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