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Southern Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba
Long term weather patterns over a large area.
They move warm or cold water from one region to another.
Most northerly climate region in Canada
'P' in a temperature content refers to what?COOL (formed between 55 & 66 degrees N))
'T' in a temperature content refers to what?HOT (formed near the tropics)
What is created when the cold Labrador Current meets the warm Gulf Stream?Creates low visibility so they use lighthouses.
The boundary between the cold, dry polar air and warm tropical air is called what?
Largest Canadian forest area
Wind in Canada is called what?Not from the east,,,
'A' in a temperature content refers to what?VERY COLD (formed over the arctic)
High altitude current of fast-moving air is called what?Airplanes fly here.
The distance (north south) from the equator.The closer to the equator, the warmer as you get more direct sun rays.
The height above sealevelThe higher up, the colder
The day to day characteristics of temperature, rain/precipitation in a specific area.
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Air masses from Central America would be considered what (temperature and moisture notation)
North of the Boreal forest
Air masses from Baffin Island would be considered what (temperature and moisture notation)
Physical features such as mountain ranges. Mountains would block air masses or rain, affecting climate
Most westerly climate region in Canada
Air from the Pacific Ocean would be considered what (temperature and moisture notation)
Air masses from the Carribean would be considered what (temperature and moisture notation)
Includes the Rocky Mountains, BC and Yukon mainly.
Southern Ontario and Quebec
Regions close to water have less temperature variation and a different climate.
This moves warm/cold air masses from one region to another
'm' in moisture content refers to what?WET (formed over water)
'c' in moisture content refers to what?DRY (formed over land)
Most easterly climate region in Canada

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