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Definition of Valley breeze

Valley breeze Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
An anabatic wind, it is formed during the day by the heating of the valley floor. As the ground becomes warmer than the surrounding atmosphere, the lower levels of air heat and rise, flowing up the mountainsides. It blows in the opposite direction of a mountain breeze.
Valley breeze Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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A mountain breeze and a valley breeze are two related, localized winds that occur one after the other on a daily cycle. They are not the same as katabatic winds, which are larger and stronger.

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