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Chinook
A warm, dry wind found east of the Rocky Mountains that can cause a dramatic increase in winter temperatures.

Chinook
©Dan Bannister
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Rocky Mountains >> The major mountain system of western North America, it extends more than 4,500 kilometres from Alaska to the Mexican border! The highest point of the Rockies in Canada is Mount Robson in eastern British Columbia, measuring 3,954 metres high.