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When air masses meet
fronts
Forms of me are:
rain, sleet, and hail
precipitation
I measure wind speed
anemometer
I am the oldest tool for measuring wind direction.
windvane
A tornado has this type of cloud
funnel
I am calm and have little wind in a hurricane
eye
I measure air presure
barometer
A large body of air with about the same temperature and humidity
airmass
I am layered clouds that are grey and low
stratus
A scientist who studies weather
Meteorologist
A hurricane develops me
tropical water
huge, puffy thunderhead clouds
cumulinimous
I am a high and thin cloud
cirris
I measure in both Celsius and Fahrenheit
thermometer
Formed from cold air
high pressure area
The general condition of the atmosphere at a particular time and place
weather
A tool used to measure air
barometer
A tool used to tell which way the wind is coming from
wind vane
A tool used to tell us how fast wind is moving
anemometer
large body of air that has about same temperature and humidity throughout
air mass
line where two air masses meet
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