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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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course GEOGRAPHY 600-201010 taught by Professor Christopherpost during the Spring '10 term at Kent State.
- Spring '10