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Weather and Isoline terms

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  • Q1
    Wispy, feathery clouds made of ice crystals that form at high levels.
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    cirrus clouds
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  • Q2
    A type of cumulus cloud that is tall and gray, and associated with thunderstorms.
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    Cumulonimbus
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  • Q3
    clouds that look like fluffy, rounded piles of cotton
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    Cumulus clouds
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  • Q4
    An extremely dry area with little water, In addition to low rainfall (less than 10 inches/year), these are characterized by a high rate of water loss from the ground (evaporation) and through plants (transpiration).
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    desert
    30s
  • Q5
    water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air
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    dew
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  • Q6
    The temperature at which condensation begins
    dew point
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  • Q7
    Ice formed when water vapor changes directly into ice crystals
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    frost
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  • Q8
    A tropical storm that has winds of about 119 kilometers per hour or higher.
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    hurricane
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  • Q9
    An instrument used to measure relative humidity
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    hygrometer/psychrometer
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  • Q10
    A line (imaginary or in a diagram) that connect points of equal air pressure
    isobars
    30s
  • Q11
    A line (imaginary or in a diagram) connecting points where ice is present for approximately the same number of days in winter.
    isopag
    30s
  • Q12
    A line on a chart of equal magnitude of vertical wind shear.
    isoshear
    30s
  • Q13
    A line (imaginary or in a diagram) that connect points of equal wind speed
    isotachs
    30s
  • Q14
    A line (imaginary or in a diagram)that connect points of equal temperature
    isotherms
    30s
  • Q15
    Low precipitation on the far side (leeward side) of a mountain when prevailing winds flow up and over a high mountain or range of high mountains. This creates semiarid and arid conditions on the leeward side of a high mountain range.
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    rain shadow effect
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