calm air

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Synonyms for calm air

wind moving at less than 1 knot

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I read in Letters to the Editor a while back a letter from a person who mentioned the relative calm air downwind of a wind farm.
The seven-day program is funded by AFMNet with support from the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and Calm Air who provided the flights for the 10 students.
This barrier is created along with the textile material and the air they surround and the calm air, which is a border on its outer surface (Havenith, 1999).
Despite the calm air that haunted us again on the fourth day, Troy and I were able to get within 100 yards of a group of a dozen deer, including a nice stag.
This year we are honoring four Best in Business Practices Companies and, in addition, we have chosen as ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 2008--Gail Morberg, the Chairman of Thompson-based CALM Air International--northern Manitoba's dominant air carrier.
For example, 35 degrees with a 30-mile-per-hour wind has the same effect on the skin as 22-degree weather with calm air.
Considering that the airflow in a typical truck cabin fluctuates and changes its directions, the calm air sampling criteria must be satisfied for accurate measurement of the numbers of the airborne particles (Zhang 2004).
GETTING THERE: Calm Air offers scheduled air service in Manitoba from Winnipeg to Churchill.
The next morning I board a Calm Air plane to Arviat.
In addition to the abundance of boats, calm air and high temperatures contribute to elevated carbon monoxide concentrations at the Bridgewater Channel, the researchers report in the April 23 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Also from the first floor is access to the long, terrace, a type of upstairs cloister with tailed, arched openings to the inner courtyard, now landscaped but with the calm air of a monastery garden.
The meeting was sponsored by the Canada Millennium Partnership Program, the Climate Change Action Fund, the Meteorological Service of Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the Canadian Polar Commission, the Ecological Monitoring and Assessment Network of Environment Canada, the Canadian Wildlife Service, Kaufman Footwear, CALM Air International, Manitoba Hydro, Blackwell Science, Parks Canada Agency, OmniTRAX, the Churchill Chamber of Commerce, Conservation Manitoba, Northern Lights Cinema, The Arctic Trading Company, Northern Images, and Great White Bear Tours.
There's not too much wind buffeting and, should you want to tuck down under the front screen, there's a protective bubble of calm air.
If inversions are a potential in the spray area, apply herbicides in the afternoon or evening and avoid perfectly still or calm air.
sends its aircraft aloft in the calm air of dawn, before the sun warms earth and air.