nearing, advancing, convergent, impending, oncoming, impinging,
touching, approximating, coming, looming up, drawing near,
to come, next to come, threatening, emergent, rising, moving closer, gaining.
Antonyms passing*, receding, diminishing.
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In the relatively near future: