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“Different communities are going to get hit by this stuff depending on if they’re downwind of the fires or not,” Wexler said.Here’s what to know as a summer of wildfires prompts air-quality alerts across the West|Paulina Firozi, Zach Levitt|August 26, 2021|Washington Post
As winds push the forming clouds, those rains tend to fall slightly downwind of the city center.Warming cities may see more rain — and frequent flooding|Bethany Brookshire|August 19, 2021|Science News For Students
Now, a coalition of advocacy groups there has collected dozens of additional accounts from residents — many of whom live miles downwind from the refinery — saying they have had trouble breathing since Limetree reopened in February.St. Croix refinery files for bankruptcy amid mounting complaints from residents|Juliet Eilperin, Dino Grandoni|July 14, 2021|Washington Post
“The fumes are inescapable in the areas downwind from the refinery, even with closed doors and windows, and I’m hearing desperation from people who don’t know what to do and frustration at the lack of answers or relief,” she said.After another leak, EPA probes whether St. Croix refinery poses ‘an imminent risk to people’s health’|Juliet Eilperin, Darryl Fears|May 7, 2021|Washington Post
If you were downwind of somebody for an hour and they were talking to you and the wind was blowing in your face, maybe.‘We’re Backed Into a Corner’: Two Experts on the Best Path to Reopening|Megan Wood|December 16, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Americans learned to look at a smokestack and see dying trees and fish downwind.
Poison comes out of a smokestack and, downwind, birds fall from the sky.
And honestly, sitting downwind of the dogs, I'd realized my theory of the odorless wintertime Arctic didn't always hold.Visiting the Arctic Circle…Before It’s Irreversibly Changed|Terry Greene Sterling|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After that the unicorns learned to swing downwind from any lone woods goats.
Two unicorns were grazing in between and the hunters were swinging downwind from them.
But they were downwind from it and it went elsewhere in search of prey.A World Called Crimson|Darius John Granger
Something lifted forward and fled downwind like a broken-winged red and white bird.A Sea Queen's Sailing|Charles Whistler
They fastened the dogs in a clump of dwarfed spruce and built a small fire on the downwind side of the trees.The Yellow Horde|Hal G. Evarts