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 ...
You probably know how regular shadows form. But what about rain shadows?
Learn why one side of mountains tends to be so dry, and why we call it the...
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 ...
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. An area having relatively little precipitation due to the effect of a
topographic barrier, especially a mountain range, that causes the prevailing
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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 ...
Often times, mountains stand as barriers to clouds so as to prevent precipitation
from falling on certain sides of them. This phenomenon is the result of the warm ...
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 that occur
I have my text book with me and I really don't understand what the rain ... Rain
Shadow Effect ... the rains shadow effect is when warm air moves ...
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Jan 6, 2013 ... Rain Shadow effect - This lecture explains about the rain shadow formation on
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