Saturday, 1 August 2015

IMPORTANT LOCAL WINDS FOR ALL EXAMS

IMPORTANT LOCAL WINDS FOR ALL EXAMS
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• Chinook – Hot, Dry wind in Rockies, also called ‘snow eater’

• Sirocco – Hot, moist wind from Sahara to Mediterranean Sea

• Solano – Hot, moist wind from Sahara towards Iberian Peninsula

• Harmattan – Hot, Dry wind blowing outwards from interior of west Africa, also called Guinea Doctor

• Bora – Cold, dry wind blowing outwards from Hungary to the north of Italy (near Adriatic Sea)

• Foehn – Hot, Dry wind in the Alps

• Khamsin – Hot, Dry wind in Egypt

• Mistral – Very cold wind, which blows down from the Alps over France

• Punas – Cold, dry wind blowing down towards the western side of Andes

• Blizzard – Very cold winds in Tundra region

• Brickfielder – Hot wind in Australia

• Purga – Cold wind in Russian tundra

• Levanter – cold wind in Spain

• Norwester – Hot wind in New Zealand

• Santa Ana – Hot wind in S. California in USA

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