moderate breeze


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moderate breeze

n.
A wind with a speed from 11 to 16 knots (13 to 18 miles per hour; 20 to 30 kilometers per hour), according to the Beaufort scale.

moderate breeze

n
(Physical Geography) a wind of force four on the Beaufort scale
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Noun1.moderate breeze - wind moving 13-18 knotsmoderate breeze - wind moving 13-18 knots; 4 on the Beaufort scale
breeze, gentle wind, zephyr, air - a slight wind (usually refreshing); "the breeze was cooled by the lake"; "as he waited he could feel the air on his neck"
Beaufort scale, wind scale - an international scale of wind force from 0 (calm air) to 12 (hurricane)
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The wind will be a gentle breeze, in eastern Bulgaria, and moderate breeze from east-northeast.
Saturday, Sunday and Monday are set to be more cloudy with a moderate breeze and temperatures up to between 17 and 19degC.
Out by the coast, temperatures will be three or four degrees cooler but the sun still promises to shine and highs are estimated to reach 19 degrees with a moderate breeze inSaltburnon Sunday afternoon.
There will be a moderate breeze and highs of around 11C.
Temperatures will stay between 5C and 8C and a moderate breeze will keep it cool.
It will continue to feel milder approaching the weekend as the gentle to moderate breeze reverts to the south-west dragging less-cold conditions across the UK.
A "moderate breeze" is which number on The Beaufort Scale?
Blessed with fine weather and a moderate breeze we spent the following day sunbathing, reading and strolling around the decks from where we spotted several pods of dolphins.
Out on the course, race officer Denis Thompson AP'd waiting for the wind to fill in and by late morning there was a moderate breeze, enough to get the fleet into sequence.
At 5 p.m., the temperature was 91F (33C) with a moderate breeze. At 5:30, the temperature was down to 73F (23C) with sustained winds of 89 kph (55 mph), which is called a whole gale by weathermen.
McIlroy missed only one green on the water-lined back nine as he compiled a one-under-par 69 in a moderate breeze at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens.
For example, at a speed of around 19 mph (a moderate breeze on the Beaufort Scale, Force 4) power generated is only 50% of capacity.