the front of an advancing mass of warmer air
a boundary between air masses that don't move possibly causing rain for several days
a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
a severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds moving a 73-136 knots (12 on the Beaufort scale)
Brings about hurricanes due to change in weather, climate, altitude, latitude, or direction.
A group of symbols used to communicate weather at a given place on Earth's surface. Data includes temperature current precipitation, pressure and pressure change, dew point, etc
conditions are present for extreme weather to occur
the front of an advancing mass of colder air
a storm resulting from strong rising air currents
a channel through which water is discharged (especially one used for drainage from the gutters of a roof)
a dome of water that sweeps across the coast where a hurricane lands
when the winds of a tropical depression begin to blow even faster and thunderstorms move in spiral bands toward the area of lowest air pressure
A radar tracking system that measures how fast the wind is moving.
extreme weather is highly likely to arrive or may already be happening, take appropriate precautions
when a cold front overtakes a warm front. as warm air is pushed up, cold air meets cool air.
the flash of light that accompanies an electric discharge in the atmosphere (or something resembling such a flash)
A scale that tells how severe a tornado is based on wind speed and the damage being caused.
an area of light winds and clear skies at the center of the hurricane.
eye wall of a hurricane
cylinder-shaped area of spiraling upward winds around the eye, strongest winds
sensors record energy waves reflected back by a reflector
national weather service
a government agency that collects information about weather