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What is air pressure? It is the weight of air molecules pressing down on the Earth. The pressure changes as you move upward into the atmosphere. The greatest density of air is at sea level.
What causes lightning to suddenly strike out of the blue without warning? You are 9 times more likely to die by lightning that a venomous snake bite. Every year 80 people struck by lightning die.
Thunderstorm clouds form when warm air currents rise above the Earth’s surface creating cumulonimbus clouds. These clouds produce rain, lightning, hail and occasionally tornadoes.
Formation of hurricanes in North Pacific Ocean occurs in two basins. They are the two most active basins for storms on our planet. Meteorologist recognized the north eastern Pacific Ocean basin1920s.
The Earths atmosphere layers are similar to the layers in the interior of the Earth. There are four major layers of atmosphere above the Earth that are separated by temperature.