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Rain Gauge By: Levi
Citations for Photos Rain Gauge. Weather Stations At Home. Web. 9 Feb Rain Gauge Storm Debris. net. Web. 9 Feb New York Yankees Rain Gauge. Shady Maple Gift Shop. Web. 9 Feb yankees.cfm yankees.cfm
Citations for Videos World's Coolest Rain Gauge. Dir. microcline. You Tube. Web. 9 Feb National Weather Service Rain Gauge - Venus, Florida. Dir. StormMaiden07. You Tube. Web. 13 Feb
Definition A Rain Gauge measures the amount of rain that has fallen in a certain area. I used the definition from flashcards I studied in science class.
Information The first known use of a rain gauge was in They measure the amount of rain that has fallen in a certain area. Usually Meteorologists and Hydrologists use rain gauges to measure the rainfall of a certain area. Farmers and gardeners along with hobbyists also use rain gauges. We can make one ourselves! A weather station interprets the data and keeps the records of the rainfall. Rain Gauges can be used all over the world.
Websites "Rain Gauge." Merriam- Webster. Web. 9 Feb webster.com/dictionary/rain%20gauge webster.com/dictionary/rain%20gaugehttp://www.merriam- webster.com/dictionary/rain%20gauge "Weather Rain Gauge Information." Weather Rain Gauge. Web. 13 Feb "How to read your rain gauge.." CoCoRaHS. Web. 13 Feb "How to read your rain gauge.." CoCoRaHS. Web. 13 Feb "Rain." Merriam-Webster. Web. 14 Feb webster.com/dictionary/rain webster.com/dictionary/rainhttp://www.merriam- webster.com/dictionary/rain "Gauge." Merriam-Webster. Web. 14 Feb http://www.merriam- webster.com/dictionary/gauge webster.com/dictionary/gaugehttp://www.merriam- webster.com/dictionary/gauge..
Additional Vocabulary Gauge: a measurement (as of linear dimension) according to some standard or system: as Rain: Water falling in drops condensed from vapor in the Atmosphere.