Why Do We Have Weather?. An Introduction. Take good notes! There will be a quiz at the end of this presentation. WHY DO WE HAVE THE WEATHER ?. Just think about it! Why is there wind? Why does it blow from one direction one day and another the next? Why is it rainy one day and dry the next?
Take good notes! There will be a quiz at the end of this presentation.
You might pick heat or sun….but another good choice would be
This is the ITCZ or inter tropical convergence zone
1.Transfer of heat in liquids or gases_____
2. _____ air is dense and tends to sink.
3. Band of clouds found around the equator______
4. Cold air holds _____ moisture than warm air
5. The Coriolis effect causes the air and water to be deflected to the _____ of the equator
It causes air and water to be deflected to the right north of the equator
Warm air holds ( more or less ) moisture than cold air
Let’s check the answers!
1. Counterclockwise 8. Westerlies
2. Cold 9. More
3. Cold 10. Fair
4. Maritime polar (mP)