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Unformatted text preview: Impacts on Northern Europe California Current Impacts on West Coast of U.S. Altitude Temperature usually decreases with height. Snow in mountains of southern CA. Glaciers at the equator (Mt. Kenya) Landform Barriers can block air movement from one place to another affecting the temperatures. Himalayas keep cold air out of India giving India a tropical climate (warm). Southern vs. north facing slopes Southern (warmer) Northern (colder with more snow)...
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- Spring '10