On the Swahili coast the south-east monsoon begins in April and the northeast monsoon in November.
The prevalent northeast wind cau s es at times a heavy swell on the lake.
Zizania aquatica (Tuscarora or Indian rice) is a reed-like grass growing over large areas on banks of streams and lakes in North America and northeast Asia.
of Orvieto by road, situated on the northeast bank of the lake of Bolsena.
The 'Auwali and the Nahr el-Zaherani, the only other considerable streams before we reach the Litany, flow northeast to south-west, in consequence of the interposition of a ridge subordinate and parallel to the central chain.