WONDER #1855: What Is Lake Effect Snow?

Question 1 of 3

In which of the following states would you be most likely to experience a lake effect snow storm?

  1. Michigan
  2. California
  3. Texas
  4. Florida

Question 2 of 3

In addition to the Great Lakes region, lake effect snows also occur along the west coast of islands off of which country?

  1. Mexico
  2. Japan
  3. Denmark
  4. Spain

Question 3 of 3

What does air pick up as it crosses the Great Lakes to cause lake effect snow?

  1. lightning
  2. clouds
  3. thunder
  4. moisture

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