calm air


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Synonyms for calm air

wind moving at less than 1 knot

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Meanwhile, the cold, calm air continues to lock smoky emissions from numerous woodstoves into the Eugene-Springfield area.
He is a quality player, there is a calm air about him I love.
In addition to its Sunwing members, CUPE represents nearly 10,000 flight attendants at a number of carriers, including Air Canada, Air Transat, Calm Air, Canadian North, CanJet, First Air and Cathay Pacific, as well as ground agents at Porter Airlines in Ottawa.
I had a grandstand view of the stark grandeur below as my steed and I flew in the calm air.
It didn't take long before a pair of Canadas saw our spread, and with a few clucks from our calls, drifted in on the calm air.
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.