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Doldrums - Wikipedia

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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, ...

What are the doldrums? - WFMZ

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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 ...

What are the doldrums? - NOAA's National Ocean Service

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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 ...

doldrums - Infoplease

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doldrums or equatorial belt of calms, area around the earth centered slightly north of ... and various forms of severe weather, such as thunderstorms and squalls.

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

doldrums | meteorology | Britannica.com

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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.

Doldrums: Definition & Location - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study ...

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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 ...

The Doldrums - National Geographic

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The Doldrums - Sailing's Dead Zone ... The region is also prone to violent weather shifts, and Shoebridge says he's seen calm winds turn to 30-knot gales in a ...

Doldrums | Define Doldrums at Dictionary.com

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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.

Down in the Doldrums (and the Horse Latitudes) | The Basement ...

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Sep 14, 2012 ... If you're feeling stuck in the doldrums today, it's likely that the last ... humid, and very wet weather (which is why equatorial climes across the ...