... planetary winds. The air that moves towards the equator forms the tropical easterly winds, and the air that moves towards the polar regions forms the westerly winds. Tropical cyclones are carried by the tropical easterlies, and mid- latitude cyclones are carried by the westerly winds. ... Notice that the planetary winds do not blow from the high pressures directly to the low pressures. They are deflected toanbsp;...
|Title||:||X-kit FET Grade 12 GEOGRAPHY|
|Publisher||:||Pearson South Africa - 2008|