ES2B Topography Quiz

  1. 9-11ES2B Explain the effects of topography on climate and climate patterns.
    1. Large bodies of water might be described as heat sponges. Explain how that would affect the climates of Oak Harbor and Spokane. 

    2. On the back of this sheet, sketch a parcel of air as it moves across the state from the Pacific Ocean to Spokane. At each stage, diagram and label your sketch to include what is happening to the air pressure, air temperature, air moisture and ground precipitation: