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The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime usage, which refers to ... This process can lead to light or variable winds and more severe weather, in the form of squalls, thunderstorms, and hurricanes. The doldrums ...

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Jul 28, 2011 ... The unpredictability of the weather, either no winds or potential hurricanes, made the Doldrums one of the least favorite sailing lanes back ...

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Jul 15, 2016 ... The "doldrums" is a popular nautical term that refers to the belt around the Earth near the equator where sailing ships sometimes get stuck on ...

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Jun 27, 2012 ... Doldrums, also called equatorial calms, equatorial regions of light ... play a significant role in determining and controlling climate and weather.

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Jan 27, 2017 ... Has the wind gone from your sails? If so, you might be stuck in the doldrums, that listless calm in the waters near the equator that can maroon a ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about doldrums at Encyclopedia.com. ... Atmosphere and Weather Weather and Climate: Terms and Concepts doldrums.

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Learn about the location of the doldrums and the mechanisms that create them. Understand how ... Types of Air Masses & Their Effect on Weather. Factors That ...

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The region is also prone to violent weather shifts, and Shoebridge says he's ... To top off the doldrums' troublemaking, the sun's beating does a bang-up job of ...

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Doldrums definition, a state of inactivity or stagnation, as in business or art: August ... winds in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. the weather prevailing in this area.

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The doldrums exist in a belt circling the globe, near the equator; this belt consistently features low atmospheric pressure, a lack of significant winds and weather ...