Wind Description
Bora
cold, dry northern to north-eastern katabatic wind in the Adriatic, Croatia, Montenegro, Italy, Bulgaria, Greece, Slovenia, Poland, Russia (Novorossiysk) and Turkey.
Chinook
wet, warm wind blowing off the Pacific Ocean over the Rocky Mountains in the southwestern Canada and northwestern United States.
Loo
hot and dry summer afternoon wind from the west which blows over Pakistan and North India.
Mistral
cold, dry wind that blows southward across the southern coast of France from the mountains.
Sirocco
hot, dry, dust-laden southerly winds, originating in the Sahara desert of North Africa as a dry wind and picking up moisture as it crosses the Mediterranean and blowing off the over the northern Mediterranean Sea and southern Europe.
Zonda
dry warm wind which blows over the eastern slope of the Andes, in Argentina.