Category: Jet Stream

Unprecedented Jet Stream Patterns Observed in Earth’s Atmosphere Over the Past Few Weeks

In recent weeks, there have been some unusual weather patterns around the world that have caught the attention of many earth scientists. Some of these weather patterns are the result of the jet stream, a fast-moving ribbon of air that circles the globe and plays a major role in determining the weather we experience. What

Unraveling the Mystery: Understanding Wind Orientation in Jet Streaks

The jet stream is a fast-moving, narrow flow of air found in the upper atmosphere, typically at an altitude of 10-15 kilometers (6-9 miles) above the Earth’s surface. It is formed by temperature and pressure differences between cold polar air and warm tropical air. The jet stream is an important driver of weather patterns, and