Origin of land wind
Examples from the Web for land wind
The land-wind not blowing on Monday morning, all idea of sailing was given up for that day.
After the land-wind was spent, which we had at south-east and south-south-east, the seabreeze came up at east.A Continuation of a Voyage to New Holland|William Dampier
It is the land-wind blowing down the mountains, where some beast lies dead.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
The breeze had died away at sunrise; and in the interval before the land-wind should spring up there was almost a dead calm.Sir Brook Fossbrooke, Volume II.|Charles James Lever
A question arose in the boat as to whether or not the land-wind was blowing.The Lieutenant and Commander|Basil Hall