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North Pacific High


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A subtropical anticyclone and centre of action. Its average location is around 30° N, but in summer it expands and moves north to about 40° N. In the northern winter it shrinks and migrates south becoming centred near 20° N.

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.


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