The north wind had already begun to cool the pond, though it took many weeks of steady blowing to accomplish it, it is so deep.
It is protected from the north wind by the Binn (632 ft.), and in consequence of its excellent situation, its links and sandy beach, it enjoys considerable repute as a summer resort.
The south wind is dry, cool and invigorating, and banishes mosquitoes for a time; the north wind is hot, moist and relaxing.
Their fears were well founded, for their long absence had alarmed the King, and he mounted North Wind and went out in search of his tardy couriers.
In the north and on the pampas the north wind is hot and depressing, while the south wind is cool and refreshing.
Storms endangering life and property occur only in the east, caused by a high north wind with snow or rain and a low temperature.