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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blizzard

A blizzard is a severe snowstorm characterized by strong sustained winds of at least 35 mph ... In the United States, storm systems powerful enough to cause blizzards usually form when the jet stream dips far to the south, allowing cold, dry  ...

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Warm, rising air is needed to form clouds and cause precipitation. For a blizzard to form, warm air must rise over cold air. There are two ways that this may ...

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Facts, effects and formation of Blizzards: A blizzard is a severe snowstorm with ... A blizzard can cause damage to property, including roof cave-ins and broken ...

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Mar 4, 2013 ... Blizzards are the mother of all winter storms, with high winds, snow, low temperatures, and poor visibility. Find out what causes these brutal ...

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Apr 25, 2017 ... When you know a blizzard is coming, you can make appropriate choices, like staying ... This is a low-visibility event caused by blowing snow.

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Apr 24, 2017 ... According to the National Weather Service, blizzards are strong storm systems that occur most frequently in the Northern and Midwestern ...

www.meteo.psu.edu/~wjs1/weathercamp/Amanda/blizzards.htm

A blizzard is a severe storm condition characterized by low temperatures, strong ... Storm systems powerful enough to cause blizzards usually form when the.

www.reference.com/science/causes-effects-blizzards-662f0776771fa98b

Blizzards are caused when warm air collides with very cold air. For a blizzard to form, the air temperature should be near or below the freezing point of water.

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Blizzards can also occur after snowfall when high winds cause whiteouts (fallen snow blowing around) and snowdrifts (huge mountains of snow), which ...

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What causes blizzards? Blizzards are usually formed when the jet stream pitches very far south. These storms can start as far south as the Gulf of Mexico or the.