Section 2.3 "Weather and Climate"
The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure to an area of lower pressure.
An instrument used to measure wind speed.
Increased cooling caused by wind.
Winds that blow over short distances.
The flow of air from an ocean or lake to the land.
The flow of air from land to a body of water.
Sea and land breezes over a large region that change direction with the seasons.
Winds that blow steadily from specific directions over long distances.
The way Earth's rotation makes winds in the Northern Hemisphere curve to the right and winds in the Southern Hemisphere curve to the left.
The distance from the equator, measure in degrees.
Bands of high-speed winds about 10 kilometers above Earth's surface.