Do You Know Your Winter Weather Terms?

It’s time for a quick pop quiz. (Just for fun, so no cheating.) Please provide a definition for each of the following winter weather terms:Winter Weather Terms FINAL

  • Winter Storm Watch
  • Winter Weather Advisory
  • Winter Storm Warning

Did you know them all? If so, congratulations! If you were stumped on the terms and need a little winter weather terminology tutoring, we’ve got a visual aid to help you along. Learning your winter weather terms may seem like an academic exercise, but it’s actually an important first step in being prepared. Use this “cheat sheet” to pass your next winter weather test with flying colors.

Now that you’re set on the above terminology, check out the National Weather Service website to learn more winter weather key terms. And be sure to download the Ready Georgia mobile app to receive weather alerts, find open shelters and more.