mountain breeze

mountain breeze

[′mau̇nt·ən ′brēz]
(meteorology)
A breeze that blows down a mountain slope due to the gravitational flow of cooled air. Also known as mountain wind.

mountain breeze

mountain breeze
Night katabatic wind is one form of mountain breeze.
A breeze in the valley in the later afternoons and at night. During this period, the valley walls cool quickly, cooling a layer of air next to the slope. This cold and more dense air moves downslope into the valley, causing the mountain breeze (gravity or drainage wind). The slopes cool at a rate faster than they heat up, so the mountain breeze may be stronger than the valley breeze, averaging 10 to 12 knots. Departing downslope will mean the airplane may be subject to the tailwind. This is more pronounced on clear nights. See also valley breeze.
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The mountain breeze had by this time possessed the stifling valleys and heated bars of the river in its strong, cold embraces; the equilibrium of Nature was restored, and a shadowy mist rose from the hollow.
Nestled in the endless beauty of nature and surrounded by the soothing mountain breeze, Splendido Hotel has raised the bar for luxury living in the South.
The CBO, led by James Muriuki, flagged the stalled facilities at a meeting with the two leaders at Mountain Breeze Hotel.
The Walk of Faith at Timberland Heights allows you to meditate and pray while enjoying the crisp mountain breeze. It has since become an annual religious tradition for those who have experienced the serene observance of Holy Week at Timberland Heights.
All of these have different scales, ranging from hours and a few miles with the mountain breeze to thousands of miles and days to weeks with trade winds.
But dozens of hours of glassing had resulted in one brief glimpse of a mature bull tahr, his long mane flowing in the mountain breeze just long enough to whet our appetites.
This time, presented in front of art collectors was his Tagaytay Mist, a pristine work that embodies the ephemerality of a mountain breeze. As mentioned in the auction catalogue: "Joya's forms have purpose, drawing the eye in a dance around the canvas, its rounded edges and careful application of color subverting the harshness associated with abstract expressionism while retaining, even intensifying its potency." And like the cold mist of Tagaytay, everyone was magnetized by Joya's playful use of light colors and shapes.
The site has a distinct mountain-valley wind regime with valley breeze from north-northeast in the daytime and mountain breeze from south-southeast during the nighttime.
Finally, the fickle mountain breeze betrayed me and the bull was gone.
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Dessert |hotel Thousands of fir trees carpet the mountainsides, where butterflies dart between wild flowers and the climate flits from cool mountain breeze to comfortable warmth, easing muscles tired from baby lifting and carrying.
Take long walks around town along tea gardens and parks, enjoying the fresh and cool mountain breeze. Head to Eagle's Crag (Durpin Dhara) which provides panoramic view of the town and the plains of Siliguri as well as the Himalayan peaks, which are golden at sunrise.