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Wind, Air Pressure, Precipitation

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temperature
degrees warm or cold; influenced by cloud cover
wind
horizontally moving air
wind speed
the rate of the motion of the air on a unit of time
wind direction
the direction from which the wind is blowing
air pressure
the weight of air pressing down on earth
humidity
the amount of water vapor in the air
rain
liquid precipitation in the form of water drops that falls from clouds
sleet
Solid precipitation in the form of ice pellets form when raindrops, originating in warmer air aloft, freeze as they fall through subfreezing air near the surface of the Earth.
snow
Precipitation that is composed of white ice crystals falling from clouds.
hail
Precipitation in the form of balls or irregular lumps of ice