13 Dew PointAir around the glass coolingTemperature that the air must cool to, to be completely saturated.Ex: Ice in a glass cools the surrounding air. The glass gives the water vapor a surface to condense on.
14 Collection of million water droplets or ice crystals CloudCollection of million water droplets or ice crystalsForms as warm air rises3 Types1. Cummulus2. Stratus3. Cirrus
15 Precipitation Water that falls from the atmosphere to the Earth 4 types1. rain - liquid water2. snow - frozen water3. sleet - freezing rain (winter)4. hail - balls of ice (spring/summer)
19 What is a water shed??Land area where water run off (rain and snow) drains into a marsh, stream, lake, reservoir, or ground water.Water quality is a reflection of land uses of a particular water shed area.