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study of atmospheric phenomena
 
current state of the atmosphere
 
climate is averaged over how many years
 
when an air mass acquires new characteristics
 
rotation of the Earth from west to east
 
wind system at 30 degree north & south latitude
 
flows between 30 and 60 degrees north and south latitude
 
between 60 degrees and the poles
 
narrow bands of high altitude westerly winds
 
polar easterlies flow from which direction
 
air masses that meet and don't advance
 
advancing warm air that displaces cold air
 
advancing cold air that displaces warm air
 
cold air that moves rapidly and overtakes warm front
 
narrow region separating two air masses
 
characterized by sinking air
 
characterized by rising air
 
which direction do low-pressure systems in the northern hemisphere rotate
 
which air mass is abbreviated (A)
 
which air mass is abbreviated (cP)
 
which air mass is abbreviated (cT)
 
which air mass is abbreviated (mP)
 
which air mass is abbreviated (mT)
 
which air mass is dry and warm
 
which air mass is cold and dry
 
which air mass is moist and warm
 
which air mass is moist and cold
 
which air mass is extremely col and extremely dry
 
separates the polar easterlies from the prevailing westerlies
 
which direction do low-pressure systems in the southern hemisphere rotate
 
measures height of a cloud
 
measures wind speed and direction
 
measures temperature
 
measures air pressure
 
ballon borne package of sensores
 
measures relative humidity
 
line connecting points of equal or constant values
 
lines representing equal pressure
 
identify temperature gradint
 
lines of equal elavation
 
forecast relying on numerical data
 
forecast comparing current weather to old
 
forecast that is most reliable
 
weather data for a particular site at particular time
 
detects differences in thermal energy
 
sun's rays strike Earth's surface more directly in this area
 
air masses that affect the weather in the United States have similiar what
 
these two things creates the three major global wind systems
 
where is the polar jet-stream located
 
highest intensity of a hurricane
 
highest intensity of a tornado
 
what are tropical cyclones called in Australia
 
what are tropical cyclones called in the Phillipines
 
what are tropical cyclones called in the Indian Ocean
 
what are tropical cyclones called in the Western Pacific
 
what are tropical cyclones called in the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico
 
first stage of a thunderstorm
 
second stage of a thunderstorm
 
thirs stage of a thunderstorm
 
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