There is a considerable headwind , and the snow is being blown directly against the front of the train.
There's a slight ocean breeze blowing to the west creating a headwind , but at least take off will be easier.
This is more efficient than flying directly into a headwind .
Aviation officials said the airport's control tower gave the plane permission to land, but asked the pilot to approach the runway from the opposite direction due to a strong headwind .
These included a small radius of action, made even smaller by strong headwinds and a reliance on dead-reckoning navigation with its potentially large errors.
We were conservative with our fuel because of strong headwinds along the entire route.
Most of the time, I accept the dispatcher's recommendation after reviewing weather and factors such as headwinds , tailwinds and areas of turbulence to be avoided.
To make long casts even into strong headwinds , start by laying out 30 to 40 feet of line.
He said the company continued to face strong headwinds with increased fuel bills and higher pension costs on the cards.
Then, trimming his lateen sails to navigate against the prevailing headwinds , he sailed into the Southern Hemisphere, in whose unfamiliar skies neither his astrolabe nor his almanacs availed him further.