Our city lies on lowland and land breezes
from Ala-Too mountains ventilated the city.
Autumn is an enchanting time of year, but as a sailing season it is fraught with changeable winds as summer gives way to the cooler seasons where land breezes
tend to overcome the lingering sea breezes for prominence.
The Shamals, which can arrive in late November, could throw up some strong winds, sand and even thunder storms, whilst with daytime temperatures soaring over 30 degrees Celsius, followed by a dramatic fall in temperature at night, land breezes
may also form.
Enroute, skippers will be following the coastline of Michigan using the land mass for tactical advantage as well as taking advantage of the prevailing Westerly winds of summer and the sea and land breezes
as they develop.
Those who stayed inside benefited from the land breezes
in the evenings.
Summer south east sea breezes and evening land breezes
and the transition between them combined with a edd running current of up to 2 knots, once forced Coxon to make five attempts to cross the finish line off Battery Point.
In these situations, navigators will have to 'massage' the model output to take into account the complex and not so complex effects of topography, sea and land breezes