Weather Quiz: Wind


The correct answer is d, a tornado. A hurricane is an enormous Low Pressure center with masses of thunderstorms, high winds and torrential rains. Tornadoes are associated with the thunderstorm activity in and near the eye-wall of the hurricane. A Chinook is a very short-lived high speed downslope wind, found in the lee of the Rocky Mountains.

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3. The wind circulation around a Low Pressure center is?

A. Clockwise
B. Counter-Clockwise
C. Cyclonic
D. Anti-Cyclonic

Choose any one of the four answers above.