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Orographic or relief rainfall is caused when masses of air pushed by wind are forced up the side of elevated land formations, such as ...

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Rain, snow, or other precipitation produced when moist air is lifted as it moves over a mountain range. As the air rises and cools, orographic clouds form and ...

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Orographic rainfall is rain that is produced from the lifting of moist air over a mountain. The moist air rises and cools, producing orographic clouds, which are the ...

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Feb 27, 2017 ... Orographic Lift, coastal moutain range, rain shadow, orographic precipitation at windward side - Duration: 3:10. Geografia 2,231 views · 3:10 ...
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Mar 5, 2013 ... Orographic Rainfall, also known as Relief Rainfall occurs when moist air is forced to rise over a mountain range. The windward side of the ...

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There are three common types of rainfall, all of which occur in the United Kingdom. All have the ... This is also called orographic rainfall, which is very common in the United Kingdom, especially on the West coast since the prevailing weather ...

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Orographic precipitation definition, precipitation caused by the lifting of moist air over a mountain barrier. See more.

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A discussion on orographic rainfall and its place in the hydrology of the globe was held on February 21, 1945. The opening speaker was. Mr. L. C. W. Bonacina , ...

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Define orographic rain: the rain produced when a mountain deflects moisture- laden wind upward.

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Jun 24, 2003 ... KEYWORDS: erosion, orography, precipitation, relief, climate, feedbacks .... the orographic precipitation distribution: slope and elevation.