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Unformatted text preview: C Climates Cf wet all year a hot summer Cw dry winter b warm/long summer Cs dry summer c short summer Mediterranean Csa Csb Climate Controls : STHP in summer In winter, STHP shifts southward and westerlies blow through bringing cyclonic storms Climate Characteristics: Hot, Dry summers Mild, wet winters Geographic Distribution: 30-40 N/S latitude Confined to the western coastlines-California, Chile, Mediterranean Sea borderlands, SW Australia ....
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- Spring '10