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1st grade Unit 6 Up in the Air VOCABULARY WORDS weeks 3-4 Hey, Ray, A Year for Kiko, Chasing Storms with Tim Samaras, Hunting for Hurricanes
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Hurricanes
Hurricane
Tropical Storm
Depression
Typhoon
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
an organized area of low pressure with 38 mph or less winds
what hurricanes are called in the western Pacific
Hurricane
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
Tropical Storm
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
11 terms
Hurricanes
Hurricane
typhoon
cyclone
Tropical storm
tropical storm with violent wind and heavy rain
a tropical storm, like a hurricane, that occurs in the wester…
a violent rotating windstorm
when the winds of a tropical depression begin to blow even fa…
Hurricane
tropical storm with violent wind and heavy rain
typhoon
a tropical storm, like a hurricane, that occurs in the wester…
13 terms
Hurricanes and storms
Hurricane
Tropical Storm
Depression
Typhoon
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
an organized area of low pressure with 38 mph or less winds
what hurricanes are called in the western Pacific
Hurricane
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
Tropical Storm
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
8 terms
Hurricanes
Meteorologist
Predict
warn
ocean
scientist dealing with weather and weather conditions
to say what will happen before it occurs
caution
A large body of salt water
Meteorologist
scientist dealing with weather and weather conditions
Predict
to say what will happen before it occurs
8 terms
Hurricanes
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
Storm Surge
Major Hurricane
Tropical Storm
A 1 to 5 categorization based on the hurricane's intensity.
An abnormal rise in sea level accompanying a hurricane or oth…
One that is classified as a Category 3 or higher.
Forms over warm waters and is driven by heat transfer from th…
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
A 1 to 5 categorization based on the hurricane's intensity.
Storm Surge
An abnormal rise in sea level accompanying a hurricane or oth…
14 terms
Hurricanes
Hurricane
Tropical Storm
Depression
Safety
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
an organized area of low pressure with 38 mph or less winds
your family's most important concern during a hurricane
Hurricane
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
Tropical Storm
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
11 terms
hurricane
counterclockwise
evacuate
eye
gust
describes the direction of hurricane winds in the northern he…
to leave a threatened area
peaceful center of the hurricane
sudden increase in wind
counterclockwise
describes the direction of hurricane winds in the northern he…
evacuate
to leave a threatened area
Storm Content Vocabulary
blizzard
funnel cloud
power
storms
storms with snow and strong winds
a cone-shaped cloud that comes out of a thundercloud
strength, force
strong winds with rain or snow
blizzard
storms with snow and strong winds
funnel cloud
a cone-shaped cloud that comes out of a thundercloud
8 terms
Watch Out for Hurricanes!
circular
precautions
tornadoes
hurricanes
moving in a circle
things done to prevent harm or danger
violent storms of whirling wind
very strong storm with thunder and lightning w/ heavy rain an…
circular
moving in a circle
precautions
things done to prevent harm or danger
11 terms
Hurricanes
Coriolis Effect
Eye of the Storm
Air Pressure
Latitude
Causes moving air and water to turn left in the southern hemi…
the center of a hurricane- a core of warm, calm air with low…
The measure of the force with which air molecules push on a s…
An imaginary line around the Earth parallel to the equator. T…
Coriolis Effect
Causes moving air and water to turn left in the southern hemi…
Eye of the Storm
the center of a hurricane- a core of warm, calm air with low…
8 terms
Hurricanes
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
Storm Surge
Major Hurricane
Tropical Storm
A 1 to 5 categorization based on the hurricane's intensity.
An abnormal rise in sea level accompanying a hurricane or oth…
One that is classified as a Category 3 or higher.
Forms over warm waters and is driven by heat transfer from th…
Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale
A 1 to 5 categorization based on the hurricane's intensity.
Storm Surge
An abnormal rise in sea level accompanying a hurricane or oth…
14 terms
Hurricanes
thunderstorms
circular
temperature
disastrous
a storm with thunder and lightning and typically also heavy r…
having the form of a circle
the degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or obj…
causing great damage
thunderstorms
a storm with thunder and lightning and typically also heavy r…
circular
having the form of a circle
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The Fury of a Hurricane
damage
ecology
hurricane
indentify
harm or injury that lessens value
relationships between living things and the environment
tropical storm with violent wind and heavy rain
recognize as being a particular thing
damage
harm or injury that lessens value
ecology
relationships between living things and the environment
Hurricanes
diameter
disturbance
hurricane
updraft
the distance across a circle through its center.
a variation from normal or average wind conditions.
a large powerful storm with strong winds that forms over warm…
the upward, vertical movement of air.
diameter
the distance across a circle through its center.
disturbance
a variation from normal or average wind conditions.
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Storms
storm
thunderstorm
lightning
tornado
violent disturbance in the atmosphere
heavy precipitation and frequent thunder and lightning. Form…
a sudden spark, or electrical discharge, between parts of clo…
form in thick cumulonimbus clouds; when air masses meet, the…
storm
violent disturbance in the atmosphere
thunderstorm
heavy precipitation and frequent thunder and lightning. Form…
6 terms
Storms
storm
thunderstorm
lightning
tornado
violent disturbance in the atmosphere
heavy precipitation and frequent thunder and lightning. Form…
a sudden spark, or electrical discharge, between parts of clo…
form in thick cumulonimbus clouds; when air masses meet, the…
storm
violent disturbance in the atmosphere
thunderstorm
heavy precipitation and frequent thunder and lightning. Form…
Hurricanes
climatology
cyclone
hurricane
latitude
Is the study of climate; scientically defined as weather cond…
a system of winds rotating inward to an area of low atmospher…
a storm that forms over warm, tropical ocean waters
Distance north or south of the equator
climatology
Is the study of climate; scientically defined as weather cond…
cyclone
a system of winds rotating inward to an area of low atmospher…
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N2Y Hurricane Season
hurricane
meteorologist
storm
weather
A large storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong w…
A scientist who studies weather
a heavy fall of rain, snow, or hail, or a violent outbreak of…
Day-to-day changes temperature, precipitation, wind, and clou…
hurricane
A large storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong w…
meteorologist
A scientist who studies weather
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Atalya and Avinoam The news: The Hurricane (storm) in the USA
to enhance
crucial
limitations
struck
augment לחזק
extremely important
constraints מגבלות
Hit פגע
to enhance
augment לחזק
crucial
extremely important
21 terms
Hurricanes vocabulary
Climatology
Eye of Hurricane
Eye wall
GOES
climate change and its causes.
-Inside eye: Cool, high-altitude air sinks high pressure.
the doughnut-shaped area of intense cumulonimbus development…
Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
Climatology
climate change and its causes.
Eye of Hurricane
-Inside eye: Cool, high-altitude air sinks high pressure.
6 terms
Lugo 6th 16.4 Storms
storm
thunderstorm
lightning
hurricane
a violent disturbance in the atmosphere
a small storm often accompanied by heavy precipitation and fr…
A sudden spark, or energy discharge, caused when electrical c…
A tropical storm that has winds of about 119 kilometers per h…
storm
a violent disturbance in the atmosphere
thunderstorm
a small storm often accompanied by heavy precipitation and fr…
18 terms
Hurricanes (9.2)
hallmarks of a hurricane
2 other names for hurricanes
seasons for hurricanes
tropical storm wind strength
violent winds... driving rains... killer waves
typhoons... cyclones
summer... fall
at least 39 mph
hallmarks of a hurricane
violent winds... driving rains... killer waves
2 other names for hurricanes
typhoons... cyclones
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Hurricanes
hurricane
tropical disturbance
tropical depression
tropical storm
a major tropical storm with wind speeds above 74 , and rain t…
first stage of a hurricane with thunderstorms and rotating wi…
wind speeds between 23 and 39 mph
stronger wind speeds between 40 and 73 mph
hurricane
a major tropical storm with wind speeds above 74 , and rain t…
tropical disturbance
first stage of a hurricane with thunderstorms and rotating wi…
8 terms
Storms
Storm
Thunderstorm
Lightning
Tornado
A violent disturbance in the atmosphere.
A small storm often accompanied by heavy precipitation and fr…
A sudden spark, or energy discharge, caused when electrical c…
A destructive, rotating column of air that has very high wind…
Storm
A violent disturbance in the atmosphere.
Thunderstorm
A small storm often accompanied by heavy precipitation and fr…
8 terms
Hurricane Vocabulary
hurricane
formation
hurricane classification
eye
A low pressure, strong storm with lots of rain and lightning…
how hurricanes are formed
5 categories of hurricane strength, depending on wind speed
The center, which is the calmest, warmest part of the hurrica…
hurricane
A low pressure, strong storm with lots of rain and lightning…
formation
how hurricanes are formed
13 terms
Hurricanes
Climatology
Cyclone
Hurricane
Latitude
the scientific study of climate.
a large scale air mass that rotates around a strong center of…
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
the angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
Climatology
the scientific study of climate.
Cyclone
a large scale air mass that rotates around a strong center of…
10 terms
Hurricanes: Earth's Mightiest Storms Unit 3 Lesson 11
whirling
rapidly
condense
source
spinning quickly
quickly
to form tiny droplets of water
the place where something comes from
whirling
spinning quickly
rapidly
quickly
14 terms
Hurricanes
Hurricane
Tropical Storm
Depression
Safety
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
an organized area of low pressure with 38 mph or less winds
your family's most important concern during a hurricane
Hurricane
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
Tropical Storm
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
14 terms
Hurricanes
Hurricane
Tropical Storm
Depression
Safety
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
an organized area of low pressure with 38 mph or less winds
your family's most important concern during a hurricane
Hurricane
a large, tropical storm system with 74 mph or higher winds
Tropical Storm
a large storm with winds between 39 and 73 mph
13 terms
Hurricane
hurricane
storm
meteorologist
science
a large tropical storm with violent wind and rain
a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and…
a person who studies weather. also, a person who reports the…
the collection of observations, inferences, and models produc…
hurricane
a large tropical storm with violent wind and rain
storm
a violent disturbance of the atmosphere with strong winds and…
13 terms
Hurricanes voc
Climatology
Cyclone
Hurricane
Latitude
the scientific study of climate
an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same…
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
the angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
Climatology
the scientific study of climate
Cyclone
an area of closed, circular fluid motion rotating in the same…
8 terms
Hurricanes
damages
property
available
contact
harm done to something, less valuable
anything owned by a person or group
able or ready to be obtained or used
touching each other
damages
harm done to something, less valuable
property
anything owned by a person or group
20 terms
HURRICANES REVIEW
Hurricanes
Cyclones
Typhoons
Tropical Depression
A severe storm that develops over tropical oceans and whose s…
Another name for hurricane in Indian ocean and Bay of Bengal.
another name for hurricane in the Western Pacific Ocean
If a storm achieves wind speeds of 38 mph, it becomes known a…
Hurricanes
A severe storm that develops over tropical oceans and whose s…
Cyclones
Another name for hurricane in Indian ocean and Bay of Bengal.
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ELL Science- Hurricanes
hurricane
season
eye
calm
a big storm with a lot of wind and rain
the time of year, winter, spring, summer, fall
the middle of the storm where it is calm, there is no wind
no wind or rain, peaceful
hurricane
a big storm with a lot of wind and rain
season
the time of year, winter, spring, summer, fall
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Storm
blizzard
hurricane
lightning
thunderstorm
A heavy snowstorm with strong winds
A huge storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong wi…
Abrupt electric discharge from cloud to cloud or from cloud t…
a storm with thunder and lightning and typically also heavy r…
blizzard
A heavy snowstorm with strong winds
hurricane
A huge storm that forms over warm ocean water; with strong wi…
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Eye of the Storm
tornado
shelter
ditch
unpredictable
strong wind storm
protects you from wind and rain
trench
don't know what will happen
tornado
strong wind storm
shelter
protects you from wind and rain
9 terms
Tornadoes and Hurricanes
tornadoes
Tornadoes
Seasons of tornados
Tornadoes
Funnel shaped clouds with very strong winds
Low pressure in the middle
Spring and early summer
More violent than hurricanes
tornadoes
Funnel shaped clouds with very strong winds
Tornadoes
Low pressure in the middle
12 terms
Hurricanes
hurricane
tropical disturbance
tropical depression
tropical storm
a major tropical storm with wind speeds above 74 , and rain t…
first stage of a hurricane with thunderstorms and rotating wi…
wind speeds between 23 and 39 mph
stronger wind speeds between 40 and 73 mph
hurricane
a major tropical storm with wind speeds above 74 , and rain t…
tropical disturbance
first stage of a hurricane with thunderstorms and rotating wi…
8 terms
Gabe T. Weather
rain storm
hurricane
eye of the hurricane
storm cloud
a lot of wind and rain outside
a storm with winds of at least 74 miles per hour
an area of light winds and clear skies at the center of the h…
warm, moist air and cooler air crash into each other
rain storm
a lot of wind and rain outside
hurricane
a storm with winds of at least 74 miles per hour
14 terms
Hurricanes
Atlantic hurricane season last from
Tropical wave
Tropical Depression
Tropical Storm
June to November
a low pressure trough moving west with winds
an organized area of low pressure with wings 38 mph or less
A tropical cyclone with winds 39 mph to 73 mph
Atlantic hurricane season last from
June to November
Tropical wave
a low pressure trough moving west with winds
6 terms
Living with Environmental Hazards
hurricane
hurricane warning
hurricane watch
earthquake
largest storm in nature
notice that a hurricane is expected to strike a particular lo…
notice that a hurricane is within 24 hours of striking somewh…
strong shaking of the earth
hurricane
largest storm in nature
hurricane warning
notice that a hurricane is expected to strike a particular lo…
14 terms
Hurricanes
meteorologist
coast
gulf coast
ocean
a scientist who studies weather
the area where water meets land
in the south of the United States. It touches the ocean.
body of salt water that covers most of the Earth
meteorologist
a scientist who studies weather
coast
the area where water meets land
6 terms
Chapter 12 Lesson 5 - Storms
storm
thunderstorm
hurricane
storm surge
a violent disturbance in the atmosphere
a small storm with heavy rain or hail and thunder and lightning
a tropical cyclone with winds of 119 km/h or higher
A "dome" of water that sweeps across the coast where the hurr…
storm
a violent disturbance in the atmosphere
thunderstorm
a small storm with heavy rain or hail and thunder and lightning
10 terms
Hurricanes
What is a hurricane?
Another name for a hurricane is?
When rain suddenly turns cold it can t…
Where do hurricanes form?
A storm that forms at sea and strikes land.
Typhoon
Hail
Over warm ocean water
What is a hurricane?
A storm that forms at sea and strikes land.
Another name for a hurricane is?
Typhoon
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Hurricanes
Cyclone
Hurricane
Latitude
Longitude
a system of winds rotating inward to an area of low atmospher…
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
the angular distance of a place north or south of the earth's…
the angular distance of a place east or west of the meridian…
Cyclone
a system of winds rotating inward to an area of low atmospher…
Hurricane
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
8 terms
Hurricanes 2
Hurricanes
Typhoon
Cyclone
Atmosphere
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
a tropical storm in the region of the Indian or western Pacif…
a tropical storm in the region... of the Indian or western Paci…
the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet
Hurricanes
a storm with a violent wind, in particular a tropical cyclone…
Typhoon
a tropical storm in the region of the Indian or western Pacif…
18 terms
hurricanes
Hurricanes
cyclones
typhoons
hurricanes
a severe storm that develops over tropical oceans and whose s…
another name for hurricane in indian ocean and bay of bengal.
another name for hurricane in the Western Pacific Ocean
can be up to 600 miles. Have strong winds spiraling inward an…
Hurricanes
a severe storm that develops over tropical oceans and whose s…
cyclones
another name for hurricane in indian ocean and bay of bengal.
18 terms
Geo A: Ch. 13 - Storms
Air mass thunderstorm
Cold wave
Downburst
Drought
Thunderstorm that results from rising air because of unequal…
Extend period of below average temperatures caused by a large…
Violent downdrafts that are concentrated in a local area
Extended period of well-below average rainfall resulting in h…
Air mass thunderstorm
Thunderstorm that results from rising air because of unequal…
Cold wave
Extend period of below average temperatures caused by a large…
8 terms
Unit 3: Hurricanes
climate
eye
hurricane
spiral rainbands
the average weather over a span of 30 years
the region of calm weather in the center of a tropical storm…
a storm system with strong thunderstorms and sustained winds…
the spoke-like thunderclouds that surround and wrap around th…
climate
the average weather over a span of 30 years
eye
the region of calm weather in the center of a tropical storm…
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