Geography

In the winter season, dense fog and frost occur over ___________.


ANSWER

North Indian plains


SOLUTION

  • Dense fog is seen during winter in the northern India. The reason for fog in North India is entirely because of a weather system called Western Disturbance.
  • This is the sudden reversal of dry and cool north westerly to humid easterlies or south easterlies which could cause widespread of fog in the plains of North India.
  • As the winds are calm and slow with the speed below 5 km ph in the northern India during this season, the fog settles and continues to stay throughout.

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