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Name a warm Ocean current int the North Atlantic ?

Tags: travel, environment, atlantic
Asked by Parkash, 28 Mar '11 09:37 am
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Yes. it is gulf stream
Answered by nagendra kumar pathak, 29 Mar '11 02:49 pm

 
  
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The Gulf Stream, together with its northern extension towards Europe, the North Atlantic Drift, is a powerful, warm, and swift Atlantic ocean current that originates at the tip of Florida, and follows the eastern coastlines of the United States and Newfoundland before crossing the Atlantic Ocean. The process of western intensification causes the Gulf Stream to be a northward accelerating current off the east coast of North America. !!
The Gulf Stream influences the climate of the east coast of North America from Florida to Newfoundland, and the west coast of Europe. Although there has been recent debate, there is consensus that the climate of Western Europe and Northern Europe is warmer than it would otherwise be due to the North Atlantic drift, one of the branches from the tail of the Gulf Stream. It is part of the North Atlantic Gyre. Its presence has led to the development of strong cyclones of all types, both within the atmosphere and within the ocean. The Gulf Stream is also a s ...more
Answered by OBERoi, 28 Mar '11 09:40 am

 
  
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The Gulf Stream
Answered by sumati gayki, 26 Apr '11 09:50 am

 
  
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The Gulf Stream
Answered by dhanendra kumar jain, 28 Mar '11 09:40 am

 
  
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The Gulf Stream
Answered by mohd basheer, 28 Mar '11 09:40 am

 
  
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