Converging winds at the ocean's surface collide pushing even more water vapor upwards, increasing warm air circulation and the wind speeds.
A storm with high winds or violent gusts but little or no rain.
The direction from which a movement of air comes:
Any heavy fall of snow, rain, or hail
As warm air rises from the surface of the water, less air is left and a low pressure area develops.
A thrown or batted ball that has been given a twist
A violently whirling column of air, with wind speeds of about 100 to 300 miles per hour, extending downward from a cumulonimbus cloud, esp. in Australia and the central U.S.: usually appearing as a rapidly rotating, slender, funnel-shaped cloud and typically causing great destruction along its narrow path
A gust of wind; strong rush of air
An extensive system of winds spiraling outward from a high-pressure center, circling clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and counterclockwise in the Southern Hemisphere.
A city of northwest Luzon, Philippines. It is a mountain resort.
A sudden burst, as of rain or smoke.
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