Monsoon wind system

Monsoon wind system

In summer, monsoon winds bring heavy rainfall from the ocean to the continent.

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monsoon, wind system, winter monsoon, wind, summer monsoon, temperate zone, tropical zone, trade wind, precipitation, warming, cooling down, weather, temperature change, atmosphere, sea, ocean, air pressure, Equator, temperature, rain, drought, nature, Earth, geography

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