Wacky winds

Local winds

Wind is the movement of air caused by differences in air pressure

Sea breeze

High pressure is created over the ocean during the day and low pressure over land due to uneven heating

Air moves from the ocean to the land creating a sea breeze

What is wind

he perceptible natural movement of the air, especially in the form of a current of air blowing from a particular direction.

global winds

The combination of pressure belts and the Coriolis Effect cause global winds

These are polar easterlies, prevailing westerlies, and trade winds

land breeze

Low pressure occurs over the ocean during the night and high pressure over land due to the uneven heating of earth

This causes wind to move from the land to the ocean creating a land breeze