A rain shadow is a dry area on the leeward side of a mountainous area (away
from the wind). ..... This second extreme rain shadow effect partially explains the
extreme aridity of the eastern Sahara ...
A rain shadow is a patch of land that has been forced to become a desert
because mountain ranges blocked all plant-growing, rainy weather.
Rain shadow definition, a region in the lee of mountains that receives less rainfall
... An area having relatively little precipitation due to the effect of a topographic ...
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Mar 8, 2015 ... Rain Shadows - dry areas on downwind sides of mountains - are prominent on
the Big Island of Hawaii and east of the Cascade Range in the ...
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Jan 6, 2013 ... Rain Shadow effect - This lecture explains about the rain shadow formation on
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The rain shadow effect occurs as warm, moist air rises against high elevations of
land and drops its water along the way. This creates a region on the far side of ...
Oct 17, 2008 ... A rain shadow is a dry region of land on the side of a mountain range that is
protected from the prevailing winds. Prevailing winds are the winds ...
The area of southeastern California is a rain shadow desert. The rain shadow
effect is produced by the high mountains on the west, which block the movement
Shadow. From Wet to Dry. A State Cut in Two: A Second Rain Shadow.
Definitions: – Arid. – Desert. – Leeward. – Orographic effect. – Precipitation. –
An area having relatively little precipitation due to the effect of a barrier, such as a
mountain range, that causes the prevailing winds to lose their moisture before ...