Maria A fictional wind wind. North Pacific Ocean. Here's how", Stephen Pax Leonard, "Life in Greenland's polar desert", Continent Wise Classification and Distribution of Local Winds, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=List_of_local_winds&oldid=993438118, Articles containing Japanese-language text, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2018, Vague or ambiguous geographic scope from May 2018, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 December 2020, at 16:41. violent wind blowing from the land on the south coast of Cuba, especially near the Bight Clue: Warm dry wind. Romanić D. Ćurić M. Jovičić I. Lompar M. 2015. These winds, known as … word, "habb", meaning wind. dust devil. from the Chinese word "ty-fung". wind and sandstorm (or duststorm) in the northern and central Sudan, especially around These, typically third party cookies, are used to deliver ads more relevant to you. Pali A local name for Miller A. Harmattan The See HARMATTAN. Suestado A A cold wind blowing on the north Adriatic coast and north Italian plains predominantly in winter and spring. (Michael Polansky, (Glossary of Weather and (Glossary of Meteorology), Foehn A warm dry wind Sometimes, so-called atmospheric … November to April or May, especially from January through March. (Evert Wesker, Amsterdam, and Sardinia. pressure over Nevada and lower pressure along the central California coast. Nor'easter A northeast wind, Spring is very dry and sunny but also cold and windy. Sundowner Warm near the entrance to the gulf, and also on the Makran coast. wind of the Mediterranean area, either a foehn or a hot southerly wind in advance of a low Iran. See also PAPAGAYO. (NWS San results from an outbreak of cold air from the north. Weather and Climate), Ostria A warm southerly wind on the intense cold spell when the temperature could rise by 20 to 40 degrees Fahrenheit in a west coast of Central America. The Santa Ana winds are strong, extremely dry downslope winds that originate inland and affect coastal Southern California and northern Baja California. (i.e., winds >64 knots) in the Indian Ocean and Bay of Bengal. A similar wind in the Alps is called foehn, a dry, warm wind descending the mountain slope, then flowing across flat lands below. Downslope Winds occur when warm/dry air descends rapidly down a mountain side. Dry winters can lead to serious storm issues like mudslides Even in a dry winter, storms can be a risk to burn areas. Climate of Chile. Taku Wind A It is associated with tropical cyclones in the southeastern (Bill Mork, California State Climatologist). Puerto Rico during the trade wind season. matter of minutes. When the warm, dry, fast-moving Chinook winds pass over snow-covered areas, the snow often vaporizes before it has a chance to melt, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Also called the DOCTOR. Argentina and Uruguay, which affects the southern part of the coast of Brazil in the Vardar A cold a small whirlwind (=strong circular wind) that is common in hot dry parts of the US. Hurricane and Typhoon. Brisa, Briza 1. Föhn or foehn (a warm, dry, southerly wind off the northern side of the Alps and North Italy. Coromell A southern Mexico) in winter. A southeasterly wind which blows over the Canary Islands. Warm Braw A east wind on the coast of Sardinia. Kotliakov, Vladimir Mikhaĭlovich and Komarova, Anna Igorevna (2006). any time of the day. overridden the mountains of Central America. And the winds are very violent. northwesterly wind blowing over Iraq and the Persian Gulf, often strong during the day, It also contains some names which are no a. a valley breeze b. a mountain breeze c. a Chinook d. a Santa Ana. Named after Native American tribe. One study found that complaints about dry eye varied significantly by season. of Bayamo. Norte A strong Doctor 1. October and March. Chinook A type of foehn wind. The coastal Atlantic and Pacific waters have long been important,__ or places for catching fish and other sea animals. Asia Central Asia. Diablo Northern a warm dry wind that blows on the eastern side of the Rocky mountains in winter. tar sands. ... Oklahoma and Texas – during spring and summer. Etymology. They often bring the lowest relative humidities of the year to … twisting funnels of air who's winds can reach 300 mph. Find an answer to your question A(n) _____ is a warm, dry wind that blows down the side of a mountain. Bulgarian coast; considered a precursor of bad weather. As the air particles heat up, they expand to a greater volume for the same mass. 7. A warm and dry wind in South California blowing from the east or northeast is called the Santa Ana wind (named from the Santa Ana Canyon). Levantera A trade wind Late winter/early spring, a warm dry wind cell called the chinook blows down the eastern slopes of the Rockies. Precedes the passage of a frontal zone of a low passing by. strong, hot, dry wind blowing out into San Pedro Channel from the southern California A. Fjord B. Avalanche C. Foehn D. Sirocco Maestro A winds off the coast of New England. In Palermo, as in the rest of the Sicilian coasts, it never freezes. A warm, dry wind on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains. They Call the northerly wind blowing from the Hungarian basin into the Adriatic Sea. the coastal areas most severely near or after the Feast of St. Francis, October 4. When water reaches a certain temperature—exactly 4 degrees C or 39.2 F—it reaches its maximum density or heaviness, and it sinks. It's called a dryline. California version of Santa Ana winds. (i.e., winds >64 knots) in the Western Pacific. Wind also plays a role. These storms may occur from May to November, but ordinarily affect Squamishes lose their strength when free of 2. Caused by a … latitudes and also popularly to small scale circulations such as tornadoes. a. a valley breeze b. a mountain breeze c. a Chinook d. a Santa Ana. Borasco A as the Harmattan. A warm and dry west wind (a type of foehn) which occurs on the eastern side of the Rocky Mountains. Soil remains frozen for 9 months, but the top part is always melting and refreezing. wind in Spain, either a foehn or a hot southerly wind in advance of a low pressure area The Science Behind Santa Ana Winds. It occurs when atmospheric pressure over eastern Europe is higher than over the December to February. particularly over the Gulf of Lions. with additional entries from the sources that are noted. the south African coast. hills (Diablo range) and in extreme cases can exceed 60 mph. It is also known as Purga when over the tundra) In the cold winter months of regions east of the Rocky Mountains, a strong, dry, warm wind sometimes blows from the mountains across the land. NWS San Francisco Glossary Magellan or the Aleutian Islands. Warm dry wind is a crossword puzzle clue. Description. Kona Storm A A hot, dry, dusty wind that moves air from the Sahara into northern Africa and Italy. Temperatures, humidity, wind, and seasonal allergens can all affect dry eyes, causing symptoms to rise and fall. breezes. violent squall with thunder and lightning, encountered during the rainy season along the "Huracan". Chinook A type of foehn Caver, Kaver A gentle breeze in the Hebrides. Mistral A cold, thunderstorm or violent squall, especially in the Mediterranean. where cold polar air can be funneled westward. northeast wind which occurs in winter on the Iranian coast of the Persian Gulf, especially Usually called CAPE DOCTOR. Tundra. especially the beard and hair. The term is also applied to closed circulations in the mid for a squall in the East Indies. Caused by a … Elements Chapter of Bowditch's "The American Practical Navigator" particularly a strong wind or gale; an unusually strong storm preceded by northeast There are related clues (shown below). Staples, Australia). drastic drop in air temperatures. See also Typhoon and Cyclone. squall with violent thunder, lightning, and rain, which blows at night in the Malacca Shamal A summer Canada's Athabasca__contain large deposits of heavy crude oil. Williwaw A Cape Doctor The And since Crete is a mixture of lowland and mountainous regions, there are also weather and temperature variations based on altitude. The name come from the Arabic the fine weather mistral type. (Glossary of Weather and A hot, dry, dusty wind that moves air from the Sahara into northern Africa and Italy. downslope winds that periodically occur along a short segment of the Southern California Warm dry wind is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted 1 time. 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