Survivor language

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Survivor language

  1. 1. Survivor Language<br />Predicting the weather around us<br />
  2. 2. What is temperature?<br />
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  4. 4. Temperature<br />a measure of how warm or cold an object or substance is.<br />Temperature is measured in degrees Celsius or Fahrenheit. <br />
  5. 5. What is Barometric Pressure?<br />
  6. 6. Barometric Pressure<br />Atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer. <br />Barometric pressure is measured in terms of the downward force that the atmosphere exerts per unit of a certain area.<br />
  7. 7. What is Wind Speed?<br />
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  9. 9. Wind Speed<br />Magnitude of the course of motion. <br />Wind speed is measured with an anemometer.<br />
  10. 10. What is Wind Direction?<br />
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  12. 12. Wind Directions<br />Wind direction is reported by the direction from which it originates. <br />Wind direction is usually reported in cardinal directions. North, south, east, west, north-east (NE), north-west (NW), south-west (SW), and south-east (SE).<br />
  13. 13. What is Percent of Cloud Cover?<br />
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  15. 15. Percent of Cloud Cover<br />How covered the sky and the sun is with clouds. It is estimated visually. <br />The amount of the sky covered by cloud is defined in oktas or eighths.<br />
  16. 16. What is Humidity?<br />
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  18. 18. Humidity<br />Humidity is a term for the amount of water vapor in air. <br />Devices used to measure humidity are called a psychrometer or hygrometer.<br />
  19. 19. What is Precipitation?<br />
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  21. 21. Precipitation<br />Rain, sleet, hail, snow and other forms of water falling from the sky.<br />The precipitation can be measured with different types of gages.<br />

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