canyon wind

a nocturnal, down-canyon flow of air caused by the cooling of the canyon walls. Compare valley wind.
a wind modified in direction and speed by being forced to blow through a canyon or gorge. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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