Orographic fog

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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">[[Fog]] formed as [[moist air]] blows up a mountain slope and becomes saturated.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">Flow can result from large-scale upslope winds or thermally forced upslope ([[anabatic]]) winds.  <br/>''See'' [[anabatic wind]], [[orographic cloud]].</div><br/> </div>
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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">[[fog|Fog]] formed as [[moist air]] blows up a mountain slope and becomes saturated.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">Flow can result from large-scale upslope winds or thermally forced upslope ([[anabatic]]) winds.  <br/>''See'' [[anabatic wind]], [[orographic cloud]].</div><br/> </div>
 
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Latest revision as of 18:33, 25 April 2012


[edit] orographic fog

Fog formed as moist air blows up a mountain slope and becomes saturated.

Flow can result from large-scale upslope winds or thermally forced upslope (anabatic) winds.
See anabatic wind, orographic cloud.

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