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a dry air mass that forms over land
the type of weather that follows an anticyclone
a swirling high pressure center
a warm air mass that forms in the tropics and has low air pressure
you see lightening___________you hear thunder
a huge body of air that has similar temperature, humidity and pressure throughout
air masses in the US are moved by
a humid air mass that forms over oceans
sound produced when lightening heats the air
the type of front that brings thunderstorms and heavy precipitation
a rapidly wirling funnel shaped cloud that touches Earth's surface
a dome of water that sweeps across the coast
two characteristics used to classify air masses
a swirling center of low pressure
air moves across the United States from
snow that falls after an air mass passes a lake
lines on a weather map that connect places with the same air pressure
the winds in this cyclone move away from the center
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a violent disturbance in the atmosphere
cold air masses
a sudden spark or electrical discharge
a scientist who studies weather
to move away temporarily
the type of weather that follows a warm front
a tornado over an ocean
the type of weather that follows a cycone
the winds in this cyclone move toward the center
small storm with heavy precipitations and thunder and lightning
type of air mass formed in the southern pacific ocean
the type of front that would most likely bring many days of rain
boundary where unlike air masses meet
lines on a weather map that connect places of the same temperature
kind of cloud that brings thunderstorms and tornadoes
hurricane season
where hurricanes get their energy from

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