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1. a system of measuring temperature in which water freezes at 32 and boils at 212
3. the white flakes formed by frozen water that falls from the sky in cold weather
6. the loud, strong noise that follows lightning
8. rain that freezes and falls as balls of ice
11. a statement about what one thinks will happen in the future
14. having heat, but not hot
15. a pointed piece of ice formed by water that freezes as it falls in small drops
16. the season between winter and autumn
17. frozen rain, a mixture of snow and rain
20. the degree of heat or cold
22. brightly lit with sunlight
23. cool, refreshing
24. having a low temperature
25. covered with clouds, unclear
26. soft, melting snow mixed with dirt
28. an electrical discharge in the sky or between sky and earth, esp. during a thunderstorm
30. very cold
31. with a lot of wind

Down

1. a device that gives a warning sound
2. a twister; violent, swirling, fast- moving winds

3. a movement or fall caused by s.t. slippery
4. the cold season between autumn and spring
5. a storm with heavy rain, thunder, and lightning
7. having damp air
9. a system of measuring temperature that places the boiling point of water (at ground pressure) at 100 degrees, and the freezing point at 0 degrees
10. a large, violent rain and wind storm
11. the season between summer and winter
12. causing people or things to fall or slide
13. a system of measuring temperature that places the boiling point of water (at ground pressure) at 100 degrees, and the freezing point at 0 degrees
18. having a high degree of heat,
burning
19. the natural movement of air outdoors
20. a hurricane or cyclone in Asia
21. drops of water falling from clouds
23. a mass of water droplets in the sky
24. neither warm nor very cold, but more cold than hot
27. filled with haze, vague, unclear
29. frozen water

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