Type of front located in the eastern US. cold. Type of front over central Canada. warm. Type of weather front off the northwest coast of the US and Canada. stationary. What type of front forms when a warm air mass runs into and overtakes a cold air mass?. warm.
What type of front forms when a warm air mass runs into and overtakes a cold air mass?
What type of front forms when a cold air mass runs into and forces warm air up rapidly?
What type of front forms when a cold air mass and warm air mass battle each other and neither is moving?
Name the purple air mass ground?
Name the blue air mass. ground?
High humidity and cold
High humidity and warm
Dry or low humidity and cold
Warning: means weather severe weather is expected within 24 hours
Lines on a weather map that connect areas with similar air temperatures are called _____________.
What connects lines on a weather map joining places with the same air pressure?
An _____________is a large body of air with similar temperature and humidity.
An area where air masses meet but do not mix is call what? temperature and humidity.
Thunderstorm clouds called
Where is the best place to seek protection (inside and outside) during a tornado?
Basement or away from window and a ditch
Electrical appliances, water, tall objects
When cold, dry air moves across one of the Great Lakes picking up moisture, what forms?
Lake effect snow
The cold, dry air that comes from Canada that affects Michigan is what type of air mass?
Type of front that may bring all day rain or snow and has the following symbol?
What type of front brings the most violent weather? the following symbol?
Once a warm front has passed, what will the weather be like? the following symbol?
Warm, humid with clear skies/cumulus clouds
Once a cold front has passed, what will the weather be like? the following symbol?
Cooler, drier with clearing skies
What is one difference between mid latitude cyclones and anticyclones?
The direction the wind blows, the pressure