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Air Mass

 

Types of Air Mass

  • Continental Arctic (cA)- very cold; very dry

  • Continental Antarctic (cAA) - very cold; very dry

  • Continental Polar (cP) - cold & dry

  • Continental Tropical (cT) - warm & dry

  • Maritime Tropical (mT) - warm & moist

  • Maritime Equatorial (mE) - very warm; very moist

  • Maritime Polar (mP) - cool & moist


 

Generalized Map of Global Air Masses