-Celsius Scale - a temperature scale where
zero is assigned to the temperature where water freezes and 100 to the temperature where water boils
the transfer of heat by molecular activity from one substance to another or through a substance.
- motions in a fluid that result in the transport and mixing of the fluids properties.
-Controls of temperature
– the main factors that cause variations in temperature from one place to another.
-Cooling degree day
– a form of degree-day used in estimating the amount of energy necessary to reduce the effective temperature of warm
air. A cooling degree-day is a day on which the average temperature is one degree above a desired base temperature.
stage – the first stage in the development of an ordinary (single cell) thunderstorm in which warm, humid
air rises and develops into a cumulus cloud