Jet Strem

Christopher Henderson Kaheem Marshall

Jet Stream Definition

Jet streams are fast moving narrow air currents found in the atmosphere of some plnets including earth. In the troposphere the jet stream is prodominant and temperatures decrease with altitude.

Causes of Jet Streams

Forms high in the upper trophosphere between two air masses of diffrent temps

Effects of Jet Streams

It causes the weather to change drastically to cold weather.

Locations of Jet Streams

All over the world and int the northwest hemosphere between 30degrees and 60degrees North

How They relate to Va Beach

They bring cool weather and storms to the area. the climate is very cold and also extremly dry