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Changes in the Weather

Changes in the Weather

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Author: Megan Loforti
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MS-ESS2-5. Collect data to provide evidence for how the motions and complex interactions of air masses results in changes in weather conditions.

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Tutorial

What are air masses?

Watch this short video to learn what air masses are.

Weather Fronts

Now that we know what air masses are, let us see how they create weather!

Jet Streams

Now that we know what air masses and weather fronts are, let's learn how the air masses travel to create a weather front.

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Journal Entry:  Describe how the interactions of air masses result in change of weather conditions.  Make sure to include the definitions of air mass, weather front, and jet stream in your entry.  Please bring your journal to class tomorrow.