Weather Map Symbols

Using Pictures and Symbols

These are the diffrent air masses .

Warm Front

A warm front is a density located at the leading edge of a warm air mass . A warm front is caused when a mass of warm air replaces a mass of cold air. When this type of transition approaches an area, precipitation is likely to occur.

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Jet Streams

Jet Stream .

Jet streams are fast flowing, slim air currents found in the atmospheres of some planets, including Earth. Jet streams form near boundaries of adjacent air masses with significant differences in temperature, such as the polar region and the warmer air towards the equator.

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