Air Pressure
Clouds
Wind
Precipitation
Identify Weather Tools
Cloud Identification
100

Tool to measure air pressure

Barometer

100

Fluffy fair weather cloud

cumulus

100

Tool used to measure wind speed

anemometer

100

Solid precipitation formed in cumulonimbus on VERY hot, humid days

hail

100

Anemometer

100

Which cloud is this and what weather does it signal?

Cirrus. Fair weather

200

When the air pressure is low the weather is...

bad

200

Feather-like ice cloud

cirrus

200

Tool used to determine the wind direction

Wind vane

200

During a warm day, the meteorologist announces rain. How will the air pressure be right before the rain?

Low

200

Barometer

200

Which kind of cloud is this and what weather does it signal?

Stratus cloud. Light rain or snow

300

When the air pressure is high, the weather is...

good

300

Huge, thunderstorm cloud

cumulonimbus

300
Moving air is called...

wind

300

Type of solid precipitation that forms when water vapor freezes into ice crystals

Snow

300

Rain Gauge

300

What kind of cloud is this and what weather does it signal?

Cumulonimbus. Thunder storms

400

Storms form when the air pressure is ...

Low
400

Grey blanket that covers the whole sky

Stratus

400

Wind moves from areas of ______ pressure to areas of ____ pressure.

high to low

400

Rain happens when the temperature is

A. Below freezing

B. Above freezing

B

400

Thermometer

400

A collection of smaller water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air, which forms when the air is cooled and condensation occurs. 

clouds

500

If the weather is sunny, the air pressure is...

high

500

Cloud that produces hail

Cumulonimbus

500

Wind is caused by...

Differences in air pressure

500

Type of precipitation that happens when snow melts as it falls and then refreezes or when rain freezes on its way down

sleet

500

Weather balloon

500

What kind of cloud is this and what weather does it signal?

Cumulus. Fair weather

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