Flashcards in 19A Deck (12):
_______ is an indication of the amount of thermal energy in the air
Meteorologists measure temperature with thermometers and _________
In what 2 ways are temperatures measured?
Celsius and Fahrenheit
Gabriel _______ developed the temperature scale with the zero point being the coldest
Anders _______ developed a metric scale with 100 degrees being the middle temperature
The weight of gases bearing on a surface is called __________ pressure
The instrument that measures air pressure is called a _______
______ is moving air
What two aspects of wind are measured?
Direction and speed
_________ is any form of water that falls to the earth's surface from the sky
Invisible water vapor in the air is called ________