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|Land and Ocean Temperature Map|
Notice how this weather map displays the temperature over the oceans as well as the land. Study it to answer the questions below.
1. The temperature over the ocean near the coast of Washington, Oregon, and Vancover Island is about _______________degrees F.
2. At about the same latitude, the water temperature near Maine and Nova Scotia is about _________F.
Ocean currents affect air temperature. The Gulf Stream is a current
of warm water that flows out of the Gulf of Mexico and up along
the eastern U.S. coastline.
4. What do you wonder about this map? Use the space below to write your questions.
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