wind chill

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wind chill

The cooling effect of wind at low temperatures. This is greater than the effect of ambient cold alone and may cause rapid heat loss, adding to the risk of HYPOTHERMIA.
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'I will try my best to get another championship but now I will consider the wind factor. If it blows, I will just bump it and consider some adjustments.
'The dengue mosquito does not travel far, but because of the because of wind factor, they can travel two to three more blocks.
According to K-E spokesperson, 'The average power supply during summer in Karachi remains between 2,900MW to 3,100MW, including additional supply from the national grid, whereas the demand also remains within the same range of around 3,000MW, however during the last 2 weeks on a few specific days due to unprecedented rise in temperatures and heat wave coupled with low wind factor and high humidity levels the demand rose up to the range between 3,300MW to 3,400MW.
The elite field will have to also contend with the dreaded Tom Weiskoph-designed course, whose length and wind factor give players a great deal of toughness that test that shot-making skills.
The Country Club gears up for three days of topnotch shotmaking starting on March 6 but it could also turn into a torture chamber for the world-class TCC Ladies Invitational field because of its length and the wind factor.
Hannah, 33, who is based at Wrexham Enterprise Hub, said: "They were not giving protection from the wind factor so he was left with red raw cheeks and badly chapped lips.
'Unlike in Punjab, you have to take into account the wind factor here and sometimes it helps, like today.'
The wind factor has been achieved through the use of a fan with multiple speeds.
"The seats are a little white, and there is the wind factor. It keeps changing.
The high amount of moisture in the air coupled with low wind factor led to reduced transmission capacity.
Water, sediment and plankton samples were collected from five stations in December 2011, using a kayak, the results of physical and chemical variables showed not significant differences between sites (P > 0.05), due to the homogenizing effect of the wind factor in this shallow lagoon (maximum depth: 3 m).
On the last stages of the Kingdom Tower - above 800m - Mikati notes that the wind factor are larger than the factors at ground level - and that if you leave the cranes to slew, they will hit the building or each other.