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100
What are clouds made of?
What is water and dust particles
100
Humidity is the amount of this in the air?
What is water or moisture
100

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

What is triangle

100

I measure the speed of wind

What is anemometer

100

A violent whirling column of air in contact with the ground is a ?

What is a tornado

200
Name 3 types of clouds
What is cumulous, stratus and cirrus
200
When clouds become saturated it begins to
What is rain
200

Cloudy skies and light rain are found along a ?

What is stationary front

200
if you have a fever or to meausre the temperature of the air, use me
What is a thermometer
200

The central United States, from Nebraska to Texas is ?

What is Tornado Alley

300
What type of cloud is wispy and feathery
What is cirrus
300
Any form of water that falls from the sky is called
What is precipitation
300

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 warmer and more humid

300
Feeling like the air is weighing down on you, to measure air pressure use me
What is a barometer
300

An intense tropical storm with winds exceeding 119 km/h is a ?

What is a hurricane

400
what type of cloud appears as a blanket covering the sky?
What is Stratus
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 showers or violent thunderstorms

400
Curious about how much rain fell in a certain period of time? Use me to measure it
What is a rain gauge
400

A violent winter storm characterized by freezing temperatures, strong winds, and blowing snow is a ?

What is a blizzard

500
clouds form when this kind of air rises, expands and cools.
What is warm air
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

Use this tool to measure the relative humidity in the air

What is a psychrometer 

500

Also known as electrical storms because of their lightning

What is a thunderstorm

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