A  severe snowstorm with high winds and low visibility.

How does a blizzard form?

* Cold air at the surface  

* Lots of moisture

* Warm air must rise over cold air  

* Rain becomes snow and a rain storm may become a blizzard

* An icy blizzard wind can make cold air feel even colder as cold as -26*f -32*C this effect is called windchill.

*  Winds are more than 35 mph (55 kph).

*  And visibility less than 1,300 feet (400 M).

Historical Examples

In 1996 a blizzard hit “New York “ and buried the city with 20 in of snow 23 people lost their lives. Many people were injured and the storm cost 25 million dollars.

0 people died 400 people are injured From the winter snow storms.

Impact on Human Life

* Weather Forecast

* Weather App

* Walkie Talkie

* Extra Food and Water  


air pressure - the weight of the air at any particular point on earth

climate - the long term weather conditions in a region

atmosphere - the blanket of air that surrounds earth

thermometer-  It use as to see what degrees is in the water or outside.


Works Cited

Arlon, Penelope, and Tory Gordon-Harris. Weather. Print.

Murphy, Jim. Blizzard. New York: Scholastic, 2000. Print.

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