Q. Which of the following are hot local winds?
1. Chinook
2. Santa Ana
3. Northers
4. Mistral
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 1, 2 and 4 only

[C] 3 and 4 only

[D] 1, 2, 3 and 4

Answer: A

Local Winds are produced due to local variability in temperature and pressure conditions. Thus, they are more localized in their extent and cover limited horizontal and vertical dimensions and confined to the lower levels of the troposphere. 


Source: ICSE – Total Geography and NOAA