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thermals

Term for the rising air flow (upwind), which is caused by the solar radiation hitting the earth's surface and the resulting warming of the air on the ground. It plays an important role in viticulture. Optimal thermals are in slopes given, also the soil type plays a role as heat storage. See below climate and Weinbauwürdigkeit,

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