G in hadley cells towards equator with rotation air

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Unformatted text preview: patterns if no rotation: air would flow directly from high to low pressure; (e.g., in Hadley cells, towards equator) with rotation: air in circulation cells is deflected, creating global wind patterns Winds moving from lesser to greater circumference deflect against spin (towards equator: deflected westwards) Winds moving from greater to lesser circumference deflect in direction of spin away from equator: deflected eastwards Global wind patterns if no rotation: air would flow directly from high to low pressure; (e.g., in Hadley cells, towards equator) with rotation: air in circulation cells is deflected, creating global wind patterns Winds moving from lesser to greater circumference deflect against spin (towards equator: deflected westwards) Winds moving from greater to lesser circumference deflect in direction of spin away from equator: deflected eastwards Prevailing wind patterns near poles will be.... - (a) polar Easterlies, or (b) polar Westerlies other features that affect variation in weather: ocean currents The Great Ocean Conveyor Belt (North Atlantic thermohyaline circulation) pink: warm currents purple: co...
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