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

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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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Feb 27, 2017 ... Orographic Lift, coastal moutain range, rain shadow, orographic precipitation at windward side - Duration: 3:10. Geografia 9,114 views · 3:10.

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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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When mountains of uplands act as barriers to air flow, forcing the air to ascend, moist air moving upslope cools adiabatically, producing clouds and precipitation.

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

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Apr 25, 2012 ... Examples of precipitation caused by mountains include rainfall from orographic stratus produced by forced lifting and precipitation from ...

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