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blizzard
a storm with cold temperatures, heavy snow, and strong wind
breeze
a light, slow wind
cloud
a group of drops of water or pieces of ice seen in the air
cold
having a low temperature
cool
having a temperature that is between warm and cold
drift
a big pile of snow caused by wind
fall
the season when temperatures get cooler and days get shorter
flood
water that flows on land that is normally dry, sometimes caused by too much rain
fog
a cloud on the ground
forecaster
a person who predicts what the weather will be in the future
hot
having a high temperature
hurricane
strong, spinning storm with heavy rain and high winds that starts over an ocean
lightning
a flash of light in the sky made by electricity
precipitation
water that falls from clouds in the form of rain, snow, sleet, or hail
rain
liquid water that falls from clouds to the earth
season
a part of the year that lasts three months; winter, spring, summer, and fall
snow
frozen water that falls from clouds in flakes
spring
the season when temperatures get warmer and days get longer
storm
violent weather with strong winds
summer
the hottest season, when the days are longest
temperature
the measure of how hot or cold something is
thunder
a loud noise sometimes heard after lightning strikes
tornado
a storm on land that spins very fast, often causing a lot of damage
warm
having a temperature that is between cool and hot
weather
a description of the temperature, clouds, rain, wind, and other conditions in the air
wind
moving air
winter
the coldest season, when days are shortest
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