wind<br />convection cells<br />sea breeze<br />land breeze<br />Coriolis effect<br />isobar<br />hygrometer<br />thermome...
wind – air that moves horizontally<br />
convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the...
convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the...
convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the...
sea breeze – a wind that blows from the sea toward the land<br />
sea breeze – a wind that blows from the sea toward the land<br />
land breeze – a wind that blows from the land toward the sea<br />
sea breezes vs. land breezes<br />
Coriolis effect – no matter which way the wind blows, it will always pull toward the right in the northern hemisphere, and...
Coriolis effect – no matter which way the wind blows, it will always pull toward the right in the northern hemisphere, and...
isobar – a line on a map connecting places with equal air pressure<br />
hygrometer - an instrument that  measures relative humidity.<br />
thermometer - an instrument that  measures temperature<br />
rain gauge - an instrument that  measures temperature<br />
weather vane- an instrument that  wind direction<br />
anemometer - an instrument that measures  wind SPEED<br />
barometer - an instrument that measures air pressure<br />
low pressure system- a weather system that usually brings rainy weather.<br />
high pressure system – a weather system that brings fair weather.<br />
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Chapter 10, Lesson 6

  1. 1. wind<br />convection cells<br />sea breeze<br />land breeze<br />Coriolis effect<br />isobar<br />hygrometer<br />thermometer<br />rain gauge<br />weather vane<br />anemometer<br />barometer<br />high pressure system<br />low pressure system<br />Air Pressure<br />and<br />Wind <br />Chapter 10,<br />Lesson 6<br />
  2. 2. wind – air that moves horizontally<br />
  3. 3. convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the air<br />
  4. 4. convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the air<br />
  5. 5. convection cell – a pattern of rising and falling air, sinking air, and winds caused by unequal heating and cooling of the air<br />
  6. 6. sea breeze – a wind that blows from the sea toward the land<br />
  7. 7. sea breeze – a wind that blows from the sea toward the land<br />
  8. 8. land breeze – a wind that blows from the land toward the sea<br />
  9. 9. sea breezes vs. land breezes<br />
  10. 10. Coriolis effect – no matter which way the wind blows, it will always pull toward the right in the northern hemisphere, and to the left in southern hemisphere.<br />
  11. 11. Coriolis effect – no matter which way the wind blows, it will always pull toward the right in the northern hemisphere, and to the left in southern hemisphere.<br />
  12. 12. isobar – a line on a map connecting places with equal air pressure<br />
  13. 13. hygrometer - an instrument that measures relative humidity.<br />
  14. 14. thermometer - an instrument that measures temperature<br />
  15. 15. rain gauge - an instrument that measures temperature<br />
  16. 16. weather vane- an instrument that wind direction<br />
  17. 17. anemometer - an instrument that measures wind SPEED<br />
  18. 18. barometer - an instrument that measures air pressure<br />
  19. 19. low pressure system- a weather system that usually brings rainy weather.<br />
  20. 20. high pressure system – a weather system that brings fair weather.<br />

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