Haar (fog)

Haar (fog)

Haar in meteorology is a coastal fog along certain lands bordering the North Sea; the term is primarily applied in eastern Scotland. [ [http://www.britannia.org/scotland/scotsdictionary/h.shtml Scots Dictionary] ] Research has shown that haar is typically formed over the sea and is brought to land by wind advection. [ [http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1989QJRMS.115..581F Findlater, J.; Roach, W. T.; McHugh, B. C., Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol. 115, Issue 487, p.581-608] ]


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