Air Mass and Fronts

Kyli Minnihan's Project

What is an Air Mass?

An Air Mass is a large pocket of air, that are physically bonded together. Also an air mass is a body of air with horizontally uniform temperature humidity, and pressure.

How can an Air Mass be described?

There is Tropical Air Masses which means the air is going to be warm.

There is Polar Air Masses which means the air is going to be very cold.

Continental air forms over land.

Maritime air forms over water so it's wet.

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