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Wind systems occupying most of the tropics, which blow from 30 degrees North and South toward the equator; winds are northeasterly in the Northern Hemisphere and southeasterly in the Southern Hemisphere.

[An Introduction to the World's Oceans; 5th edition; p493; 1997.]

Source: Atmospheric Chemistry Glossary


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