8.12: Blizzards Difficulty Level: Basic Created by: CK-12 Estimated2 minsto complete % Progress Practice Blizzards MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated2 minsto complete % Estimated2 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition blizzard Large snow storm with high winds. lake-effect snow Extreme snowfall caused by the evaporation of relatively warm, moist air into a cold front. The storm drops its snow on the leeward side of the lake. windchill What the temperature feels like when the wind is taken into account. It depends on air temperature and wind speed. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes how blizzards form. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Blizzards Difficulty Level: Basic Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: Blizzard lake-effect snow mid-latitude cyclone (1 more) SCI.ESC.658.5.L.2 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.658.5 (Blizzards) Grades: 6 , 7 Date Created: Jan 04, 2013 Last Modified: Aug 29, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.