the weather conditions prevailing in an
area in general or over a long period.
the action of rotating around an axis or center.
Coriolis effect means:
an effect whereby a mass moving in a rotating system
experiences a force (the Coriolis force ) acting
perpendicular to the direction of motion and to the
axis of rotation. On the earth, the effect tends to
deflect moving objects to the right in the northern
hemisphere and to the left in the southern and is
important in the formation of cyclonic weather
the angular distance of a place north or south of
the earth's equator, or of a celestial object
north or south of the celestial equator, usually
expressed in degrees and minutes.
not equal in quantity, size, or value.
the height of an object or point in relation to sea
level or ground level.
Atmospheric convection means:
the height of an object or point in relation
to sea level or ground level.
Prevailing winds mean:
a wind from the direction that is predominant
at a particular place or season.