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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 strea...

How Do Blizzards Form? - Dangerous Weather

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How Do Blizzards Form? Three things are needed to make a blizzard. ... Warm, rising air is needed to form clouds and cause precipitation. For a blizzard to form,  ...

What damage do blizzards cause? | Reference.com

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The weight of the fallen snow during a blizzard may collapse roofs or bring down trees, power lines or telephone lines. The snow also may result in dangerous ...

How do blizzards form? | Weather - Home - WFMZ

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In order for a blizzard to form you need three things: the air needs to be cold at the ... and you need a good amount of lift to cause the warm air to rise over cold air.

Winter Storms - Weather Wiz Kids weather information for kids

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A blizzard is a long-lasting snowstorm with very strong winds and intense snowfall. You need ... An ice storm is a type of winter storm caused by freezing rain.

11 Facts About Blizzards | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social ...

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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 ...

What Defines a Blizzard? - AccuWeather

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Feb 10, 2013 ... Blizzards also can cause a variety of other problems. Power outages can occur due to strong winds and heavy snow. Pipes can freeze and ...

Blizzard - Earth Facts and Information

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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.

Blizzards and the effects of a blizzard: blizzardfactsforkids.com

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According to The Weather Channel a blizzard is a storm with "winds of at least 35 ... A blizzard can cause lots of property damage, such as roof cave-ins and ...

Blizzards - United States Search and Rescue Task Force

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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 ...

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What are the causes and effects of blizzards? | Reference.com

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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.

Blizzards: Facts, Effects and Formation - Conserve Energy Future

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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 ...

What Causes a Blizzard? - Farmers' Almanac

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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 ...