foehn pause

foehn pause

[′fān ‚pȯz]
(meteorology)
A temporary cessation of the foehn at the ground, due to the formation or intrusion of a cold air layer which lifts the foehn above the valley floor.
The boundary between foehn air and its surroundings.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.