The moist air masses that causes winter rains in the North-Western region of India are part of -

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asked Dec 27, 2016 in Indian and World Geography by PRASHANT TYAGI (1,300 points)

a.) trade winds

b.) westerlies 

c.) local disturbances 

d.) retreating monsoons 

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answered Dec 27, 2016 by Pra Na (1,750 points)
Westerlies jet stream is the answer.

The disturbance in the Mediterranean is carried towards India,  which are blocked by himalayas causing precipitation
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answered Dec 28, 2016 by prati086 (2,525 points)
Westerlies or Western disturbance
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answered Apr 11, 2017 by Ankita1610 (295 points)
Westerlies  jet stream
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