Winds

Information on Winds

General Information on winds

Definition of wind = wind is the movement of air from areas of high pressure to low pressure


What causes winds = The air always moves from an area of high pressure to an low pressure

Information on local Winds

Definition of local winds= A wind that blows from an ocean (sea) or lake towards land or a wind that blows from land towards a body of water

Description of how local winds are created= an heating from earth surface

Description of how sea breeze blow=A wind that blows from an ocean(sea) or lake towards land

Description of how land breeze blow=A wind that blows from land towards a body of water

Details about three Trade Winds , Jet Stream, Prevailing Westerlies

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Information on Global Winds

Definition of global winds= Are winds that travel over a large area.....like the global.

Description of how global winds are created=wind that travel over a large area.

Details about Horse Latitudes

Details about one of the following= horse latitudes=these winds are at 30* north and south latitude,and are very weak.