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" It comes in a fine, small, black curie upon the water, when as all the sea between it and the shore not yet reached by it is as smooth and even as glass in comparison. In half an hour's time after it has reached the shore, it fans pretty briskly, and... "
System of Universal Geography: Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi ... - Page 75
by James Laurie - 1842 - 1063 pages
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Dampier's Voyages: Consisting of a New Voyage Round the World, a ..., Volume 2

William Dampier - 1906 - 10 pages
...after it has reached the Shore it fans pretty briskly, and so increaseth gradually till Twelve a-Clock, then it is commonly strongest, and lasts so till Two...Points, or more in very fair Weather. After Three a-Clock it begins to die away again, and gradually withdraws its force till all is spent, and about...
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Sea Breeze and Local Winds

John E. Simpson - 1994 - 234 pages
...after it has reached the Shore it fans pretty briskly, and so increaseth gradually till Twelve a-Clock, then it is commonly strongest, and lasts so till Two...very brisk Gale; about Twelve at Noon it also veers oft to Sea Two or Three points, or more in very fine Weather. After Three a-Clock it begins to die...
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The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal, Volume 34

1849
...comparison. In half an hour after it has reached the shore, it blows pretty briskly, and so incruaseth gradually till twelve o'clock ; then it is commonly...and lasts so till two or three, a very brisk gale. After three o'clock it begins to die away again, and gradually withdraws its force till all is spent...
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