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moderate breeze

[′mäd·ə·rət ′brēz]
(meteorology)
In the Beaufort wind scale, a wind whose speed is from 11 to 16 knots (13 to 18 miles per hour or 20 to 30 kilometers per hour).
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They will be weak to moderate breeze. The maximum temperatures will remain between 30 and 35 degrees.
The moderate breeze was sufficient to make sure the various classes made good progress with the ebb tide on a new course -- which was being tried out for the first time -- and nearly all the yachts completed the full distance.
Tiger Woods, meanwhile, teed off only three shots from the lead on a day when a moderate breeze made for more demanding conditions than the first two rounds.
Thursday should have a dry and settled day with plenty of sunshine and a light or moderate breeze. Feeling warm with temperatures higher than on Wednesday.
Sailing inshore, with moderate breeze and minimal seas, the Xp 44 was hardly put under pressure during our sail, but the feel, feedback and ever-present stability provides reassurance that this confidence inspiring yacht would feel equally safe and secure offshore in the ocean swells and much more punishing pressure.
Baird, playing in a moderate breeze on the Palm Course, had seven birdies to move to 11 under at 131 after 36 holes.
A fleet of well over 50 dinghies took part and a moderate breeze made for ideal conditions.
Into the evening theweatherwill be 'partly cloudy with a moderate breeze' and will begin to feel a lot cooler.
Sailing inshore, with moderate breeze and minimal seas, the Xp 44 was hardly put under pressure during our sail, but the feel, feedback and ever-present stability provides reassurance that this confidence-inspiring yacht would feel equally safe and secure offshore in the ocean swells and much more punishing pressure.
The afternoon should be dry with a moderate breeze and some good spells of sunshine from around 1pm through to this evening.
5-6pm : Light cloud and a moderate breeze. Temperature dropping slightly to 18 degrees but still feeling warm at 20 degrees.