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The Himalayas play a significant role in the dynamics of the Indian monsoon. Radiation balance due to snow and ice cover provides feedback mechanisms for advection water vapour from the surrounding oceans. These mechanisms are essential for the maintenance of seasonal cycles such as the monsoon.

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30.8988°N, 79.0838°E
The Himalayas play a significant role in the dynamics of the Indian monsoon. Radiation balance due to snow and ice cover provides feedback mechanisms for advection water vapour from the surrounding oceans. These mechanisms are essential for the maintenance of seasonal cycles such as the monsoon.
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