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berg wind Line breaks: berg wind

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Definition of berg wind in English:

noun

South African
A hot dry northerly wind blowing from the interior to coastal districts.
Example sentences
  • Many named winds: chinook, fohn and the berg wind for example, identify this adiabatic condition.
  • The central and southern coasts will experience berg wind conditions for much of the period.
  • The outward air-flow from the anti-cyclonic core can provide berg wind conditions along the coast.

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