Rain shadow effect

Please explain what this is? Thank you! :slight_smile:

Here’s an image that I find really helpful in explaining this effect:

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Basically, a rain shadow occurs when a mountain or other tall structure blocks rain and wind, causing plenty of rain and humid air on one side of the mountain, while the other is much drier and receives very little rain.

I understand it completley!! Thank you so much!! :slight_smile:

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