Objectives:
Define the term air mass.
Identify the different regions that form unique air masses.
Describe the characteristic temperature, moisture, and pressure associated with the five different air mass types.
Identify the four different types of fronts and their characteristic changes in temperature, pressure, and precipitation.
Describe the development of a mid-latitude cyclone.


Key Terms:
Air mass
Front
Cold front
Warm front
Occluded front
Stationary front
Cyclone

Assignments & Lecture Notes:

Lecture Notes -

Lab -

Mid-Latitude Cyclone -

Fronts -

Air Masses -

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