Weather Patterns and Severe Weather
After reading, studying, and discussing Chapter 14, you should be able to:
- Explain what an air mass is.
- Describe how air masses are classified.
- Describe the general weather associated with each air mass type.
- Discuss the differences between warm fronts and cold fronts.
- Describe the primary mid-latitude weather producing systems.
- List the atmospheric conditions that produce thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hurricanes.