cold front – cold air moves in under a warm air mass.  Cold fronts often bring brief, heavy storms. There may be thunderst...
cold front – cold air moves in under a warm air mass.  Cold fronts often bring brief, heavy storms. There may be thunderst...
warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass.  Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow.  The precipitati...
warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass.  Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow.  The precipitati...
warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass.  Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow.  The precipitati...
warm fronts vs. cold fronts<br />
thunderstorm – the most common type of storm<br />
thunderstorm – the most common type of storm<br />
tornado – a violent whirling wind that moves across the ground in a narrow path<br />
tornado – a violent whirling wind that moves across the ground in a narrow path<br />
hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />
storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />
storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />
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Fronts

  1. 1. cold front – cold air moves in under a warm air mass. Cold fronts often bring brief, heavy storms. There may be thunderstorms and strong winds. After the storm, the weather is usually cooler and drier.<br />
  2. 2. cold front – cold air moves in under a warm air mass. Cold fronts often bring brief, heavy storms. There may be thunderstorms and strong winds. After the storm, the weather is usually cooler and drier.<br />
  3. 3. warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass. Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow. The precipitation may last for days. Winds are usually light. Warm front may also bring fog – stratus clouds that form near the ground. Afterward the weather is usually warmer and more humid.<br />
  4. 4. warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass. Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow. The precipitation may last for days. Winds are usually light. Warm front may also bring fog – stratus clouds that form near the ground. Afterward the weather is usually warmer and more humid.<br />
  5. 5. warm front – warm air moves in over a cold air mass. Warm fronts often bring light, steady rain of snow. The precipitation may last for days. Winds are usually light. Warm front may also bring fog – stratus clouds that form near the ground. Afterward the weather is usually warmer and more humid.<br />
  6. 6. warm fronts vs. cold fronts<br />
  7. 7. thunderstorm – the most common type of storm<br />
  8. 8. thunderstorm – the most common type of storm<br />
  9. 9. tornado – a violent whirling wind that moves across the ground in a narrow path<br />
  10. 10. tornado – a violent whirling wind that moves across the ground in a narrow path<br />
  11. 11. hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
  12. 12. hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
  13. 13. hurricane – a very large swirling storm with very low pressure at the center<br />
  14. 14. storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />
  15. 15. storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />
  16. 16. storm surge – a great rise of the sea along a shore<br />

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