Weather Tidbits: Monsoon
We find out about the monsoon of Southern Asia in this Weather Tidbits. The monsoon is a wind system that changes direction seasonally with the most developed reversal of winds in south Asia. In the winter, a high pressure develops over central Asia and brings dry and tranquil conditions for the region. During the summer, a low pressure dominates central Asia, where the winds come from the ocean, bringing periods of rain followed by periods of intense heat.