Horizontal wind shear

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Term horizontal wind shear
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vertical wind shear

Broader term

wind shear

Narrower term


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Definition

change of horizontal wind direction and/or speed with horizontal distance, as would be determined by two or more anemometers mounted at the same height along a runway.

Definition Source

SKYBRARY, reference tool for aviation safety knowledge [1]

ICAO, doc. CIR 186

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