Definition of 'jet stream'
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This is because the jet stream is returning to a position where it should be for this time of the year.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The awful summer has been blamed on jet stream winds delivering weather more usually seen in Iceland.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The blame for this month's wet weather lies with the jet stream winds a few miles high.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The track of the jet stream winds can also meander around in spring, switching between winter and summer conditions at astonishing speed.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The tornados erupted from an explosive mix of cold dry air hitting hot humid air, driven on by strong jet stream winds high above.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The key link is the jet stream, a ribbon of fast winds a few miles high that fly around the globe in big waves.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
In spring the jet stream loses much of its punch and as it weakens and wobbles it drags far fewer westerly winds off the Atlantic.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Why, though, has the jet stream shifted southwards?Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This would let the jet stream high-altitude winds run through Europe and help to steer the storms away from our shores.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The problem is jet stream winds at high altitude taking a southerly track, bringing rotten conditions on both sides of the Atlantic.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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