Earth Sciences and Ecology Question #1431

amanda, a 13 year old female from the Internet asks on May 8, 2003,

How does cold front differ from warm front? How does a slow moving cold fromt differ rom a fast moving cold front? In which direction does the wind blow around a high temperature system? What is the driving force of our weather?

viewed 14709 times

The answer

Barry Shell answered on May 11, 2003

A great deal of information about weather exists on the web. A simple Google search yielded many resources. Try the Oklahoma Climatological Survey for instance. There are many more at

Add to or comment on this answer using the form below.

Note: All submissions are moderated prior to posting.

If you found this answer useful, please consider making a small donation to