What Is a
A blizzard is a snow
storm with strong gales, heavy snow, heavy sleet, and rain. The air
must be cold for snow to fall on the ground both up in the clouds where
snowflakes form. Creates huge drifts, making it very hard to
drive. Blizzards also can cause a variety of other problems. Power
outages can occur due to strong winds and heavy snow. Pipes can
freeze and regular fuel sources may be cut off.
What Are The Ingredients For A Blizzard?
Blizzard consists with 3 major ingredients. One very cold air and
snow. If air isn’t to cold the snow would turn into freezing rain.
Another one is moisture for clouds and precipitation. Clouds needs to
have moisture to form with cold air. Warm air for actual
precipitation. Warm air mass for winds to be 35 miles per hour.
Visibility and white out hard to see conditions.
is a picture of a of a frozen lake caused by a blizzard.
Where Does this weather frequently occur?
blizzard occurs in northern Mississippi Basin central part of
Canada. Also, occurs in Russia, Central Great Plains and United States.
Warning signals for blizzards that is going to -happen?
signals for blizzard are strong winds,blinding wind-driven
snow, wind chills are expected.
What precautions can people take to prepare for a
shelter immediately. Have
emergency supplies in the trunk Keep
your car's gas tank full for emergency use and to keep the fuel line
from freezing. Let someone know your destination, your route, and when
you expect to arrive.
How do blizzard affects peoples lives?
It will ruin peoples houses, cover there cars with
ice and snow, also make a wipe
out, hard to drive, and people
won’t be able to go anywhere. Frostbite is a severe
cold exposure that can permanently damage its victims.
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