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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.

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What type of front forms when a cold air mass and warm air mass battle each other and neither is moving?

stationary



What is the name of the red air mass ground?

Continental polar



Name the purple air mass ground?

Maritime tropical


Name the blue air mass. ground?

Continental tropical





Which type of weather alert is more severe: a watch or warning?

Warning: means weather severe weather is expected within 24 hours


Lines on a weather map that connect areas with similar air temperatures are called _____________.

isotherms



An _____________is a large body of air with similar temperature and humidity.

Air mass





What does this symbol represent? called

Occluded front


Thunderstorm clouds called

cumulonimbus



Where is the best place to seek protection (inside and outside) during a tornado?

Basement or away from window and a ditch


What do you want to avoid (both inside and outside) during a thunderstorm?

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?

Continental polar




What type of front brings the most violent weather? the following symbol?

Cold front


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


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