The Air-Sea Connection

How are the atmosphere and the ocean connected ?

*The solar connection*

Whether directly or indirectly sunlight life gets almost all its energy from the sun. The Sun not only powers life but also provides the temperature conditions necessary for life.

*The Coriolis Effect *

The Coriolis Effect is a significant concept. The Coriolis Effect is a major factor affecting the distribution of Earth's heat,nutrients,and many types of life by shaping the flow of wind and currents.

*The Winds*

Wanna know how convection and the Coriolis Effect influence the wind? Well to start off with , Convection moves in a circular pattern. It gives the wind a circular flow other than a straight north it takes a slight curve pattern towards the south.

*Some Pictures*