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What is the symbol for High Pressure?

H

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Humidity is the amount of this in the air?

What is water or moisture

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The symbol for a cold front is a curved line with this shape on it

What is triangle

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I measure the speed of wind

What is anemometer

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In which direction do weather patterns move in the United States?

What is west to east

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What is the symbol on a weather map for a warm front?

A red curved line with red bumps pointing in the direction that the front is moving.

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When clouds become saturated it begins to

What is rain

200

A curved red line with semi cirlcles on it is the symbol for a ?

What is warm front

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if you have a fever or to meausre the temperature of the air, use me

What is a thermometer

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Which air mass is responsible for the cold weather that occurs in North Carolina during the winter?

What are continental polar

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If cold, moist air is headed our way, what type of air mass is coming to our area? 

What is Maritime Polar (mP)

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Any form of water that falls from the sky is called

What is precipitation

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The weather forecast indicates that a warm front will be moving into the area in the next 24 hours. Which type of weather will most likely result?

What is cloudy skies and rainy weather

300

Feeling like the air is weighing down on you, to measure air pressure use me

What is a barometer

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What type of weather is associated with High Pressure Systems?

What is cool and sunny weather.

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Air pressure is affected by what two things?

What is temperature and altitude.

400

Electrical charges in clouds can produce

What is lightning

400
As a result of a cold front, this kind of weather will be sure to follow
What is heavy rains or violent thunderstorms
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Curious about how much rain fell in a certain period of time? Use me to measure it

What is a rain gauge

400

Westerly winds moving across the deserts of the United States toward the East Coast most likely bring which types of conditions to North Carolina?

What are hot and dry

500

What will you do tonight?

Study!

500

Someone who is trained to predict the weather is called a

What is a meteorologist

500

warm air mass meets and rises above cold air masses during this kind of front

What is warm

500

This tool is used currently to forecast the weather

What is Doppler Radar 

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Why don't air masses mix?

What is different denisties of the masses.

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