Unformatted text preview: Because its too high and low to get influence from ITC So there is dominance of sub tropical high pressure Mid Latitudes- Region with cold polar air masses coming in contact with warm tropical masses This is where cyclonic storms happen A lot of frontal activity here Polar regions, Cold, not much precipitation Rainshadow effect Dry weather on the wee side of the mountatin. Coastal continents have low annual temp change because of maritime influence...
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2009 for the course GEO 101 taught by Professor Weislogel during the Spring '07 term at Alabama.
- Spring '07