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Nothing but the weather..
Whatever the weather
This instrument is used to measure relative humidity?
A horizontal movement of air from an area of high
pressure to an area of low pressure.
Convection, Conduction & Radiation
Three methods in which
heat is transferred?
cP, cT, mP, mT
What are the 4 types of air
The greenhouse effect
The process by which Ozone
Gases hold heat in the
The Coriolis Effect
The way the earth’s rotation
makes winds curve is called?
The sun’s energy that reaches Earth consists most of visible light and what 2 other things?
Sea Breeze- cause by unequal heating of land near bodies of water.
The flow of air from an ocean
or lake is called and how are
Which gas makes up ¾ of the air
High pressure- clockwise Low pressure- counterclockwise
Which direction do high and
low pressure systems move in?
What is the name of this front?
Prevailing westerlies- push air masses from west to east
Which wind patterns
affect the movement of air
masses in North America and
which direction are they pushed?
Temperature, water vapor and elevation
Air pressure is affected by what
Electromagnetic spectrum-various energy wavelenghts
What is this called and what is
the purpose of it?
Label each step correctly:
Label each step of the hydrologic cycle accurately.
A form of precipitation
that never leaves
the ground is called?
An area where air mass meet
and do not mix are called?
Troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, exosphere
Name the layers of the
atmosphere starting from
the lowest layer.
Cold and moist
What type of weather does
Maritime polar bring?
These winds are found at 0 and 30 degrees latitude?