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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  ...

eo.ucar.edu/kids/dangerwx/blizzard3.htm

In fact, very cold air does not make very much snow. 3. Warm, rising air is needed to form clouds and cause precipitation. For a blizzard to form, warm air must ...

www.farmersalmanac.com/weather/2013/03/04/what-causes-a-blizzard

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 ...

www.conserve-energy-future.com/facts-effects-and-formation-of-blizzards.php

Facts, effects and formation of Blizzards: A blizzard is a severe snowstorm with strong ... Blizzards can cause car accidents and people can also get stuck on ...

www.thoughtco.com/blizzards-and-snow-storms-1140788

Mar 7, 2017 ... Every year, as the snow starts to fall, people start tossing around the word blizzard. It doesn't matter if the forecast is calling for one inch or one ...

sciencing.com/weather-conditions-causes-blizzards-7389484.html

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

www.dosomething.org/us/facts/11-facts-about-blizzards

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

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.

www.wfmz.com/weather/how-do-blizzards-form_20160526093004334/16505634

Jul 28, 2011 ... In order for a blizzard to form you need three things: the air needs to be cold ... moisture, and you need a good amount of lift to cause the warm air.