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Introduction to Atmospheric Sciences (ATOC-210) Assignment # 5, due date March 19, 2009 1) Explain why, on a sunny day, an aneroid barometer would indicate "stormy" weather when carried to the top of a hill or a mountain? 2) Why is that, on the equator, winds may blow either counter clock wise or clock wise with respect to an area of low pressure?
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Unformatted text preview: 3) Why don't Chinook winds form on the east side of the Applanchians? 4) Why do clouds tend to form over land with a sea breeze and over water with a land breeze? 5) Why is the difference in surface wind speed between morning and afternoon typically greater on a clear, sunny day than on a completely cloudy day?...
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