Essays Tagged: "Coriolis"

Hadley Cells

flow. This is when the pressure gradient force which is directed from high to low is balancing the Coriolis force where it is directed to the right of the motion in the northern hemisphere, causing t ... t change the pressure gradient force; the corresponding force balance is characterized by a reduced Coriolis force, resulting a deflection of air parcels that is heading toward an area of low pressure ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences