continental high

continental high

[¦känt·ən¦ent·əl ′hī]
(meteorology)
A general area of high atmospheric pressure which on mean charts of sea-level pressure is seen to overlie a continent during the winter. Also known as continental anticyclone.
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Balochistan with an area of about 347,182 square kilometers comprises of four distinct climate regions - tropical coastal region, sub tropical continental plateau, sub tropical continental low lands and sub tropical continental high lands.
Heinonen graduated with honors from Continental High School in Continental, Ohio.
Continental high speed rail services are only two tracks wide and carry 20 trains per hour each train, conveying 1000-plus passengers.
The new learning area aims to recreate a typical continental high street complete with a bank, travel agent, cake shop, cafe and chemist.
Continental High weather is another fair-weather type but is colder with north or northwest winds across the state.
Summers with no quakes usually had a weak Pacific high and a poorly developed continental high, he reports in the Dec.
It is comprises of four distinct climate regions -- tropical coastal region, sub tropical continental plateau, sub tropical continental low lands and sub tropical continental high lands which all falls in an area of about 347,182 square kilometers of the province.
Balochistan with an area of about 347,182 square kilometers comprises of four distinct climate regions -- tropical coastal region, sub tropical continental plateau, sub tropical continental low lands and sub tropical continental high lands.
Balochistan with an area of about 347182 square kilometers comprises of four distinct climate regions -- tropical coastal region sub tropical continental plateau sub tropical continental low lands and sub tropical continental high lands.

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