Thunderstorm Sentence Examples
She shook like a leaf in a thunderstorm, her warm brown eyes wide and tears streaming down her cheeks.
The number of thunderstorm days is probably a less exact measure of the relative intensity of thunderstorms than statistics as to the number of persons killed annually by lightning per million of the population.
At first she thought it was the thunderstorm she'd fallen asleep listening to.
The heavy thunderstorm went on well into the night.
Thus the rising of the sun, a thunderstorm, an earthquake are natural "phenomena."
After waiting some time for the erection of a spire at Philadelphia, by means of which he hoped to bring down the electricity of a thunderstorm, he conceived the idea of sending up a kite among thunder-clouds.
With the exception of a narrow strip along the Canadian frontier, thunderstorm frequency is fairly high over the whole of the United States to the east of the tooth meridian.
In company with his son, Franklin raised the kite like a common one, in the first thunderstorm, which happened in the month of June 1752.
I knew it, it was the odour that always precedes a thunderstorm, and a nameless fear clutched at my heart.
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By the end of the first week she had to face another enemy — a thunderstorm.
A thunderstorm with large hail missed Stanley by a few miles.
A thunderstorm, with hail and intense cold, increased their confusion, and on Brennus himself being wounded they took to flight, pursued by the Greeks all the way back to Thermopylae.
Otherwise, this is a rather grim building inside; and not surprising, given the small windows and the thunderstorm outside.
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The power swirling in the air around her grew as she neared Damian's door, and she was reminded of the tension in the air before a thunderstorm.
Some delay was occasioned by a thunderstorm; but, as this passed over, the guns opened and the Old Guard and Milhaud's cuirassiers proceeded to form up opposite to Ligny.
By the end of the first week she had to face another enemy â€” a thunderstorm.
My arrival-time at Luqa coincided with a massive thunderstorm complete with spectacular sheet lightning.
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Took the bus back to Helsinki and arrived in a torrential thunderstorm.
The morning of 10 th thankfully brought more tranquil weather but a passing thunderstorm still threatened.
A freak thunderstorm at the tea interval washed out any chance of further play.
The same party got attacked by an afternoon thunderstorm on their second day out.
In most cases the figures are based on the number of days of thunder at a particular station, or at the average station of a country; but the second set Table Annual Variation of Thunderstorms. average annual number of thunderstorm days to be respectively 6.4 and Io.Advertisement
Von Bezold (81) in an earlier memoir presented data analogous to Steffens', seemingly accepting them as representing a true increase in thunderstorm destructiveness.
He returned to Switzerland in July 1788, cherishing vague schemes of fresh literary activity; but genuine sorrow caused by the death of his friend Deyverdun interfered with steady work, nor was it easy for him to fix on a new subject which should be at once congenial and proportioned to his powers; while the premonitory mutterings of the great thunderstorm of the French Revolution, which reverberated in hollow echoes even through ' An anonymous pamphlet, entitled Observations on the three last volumes of the Roman History, appeared in 1788; Disney's Sermon, with Strictures, in 1790; and Whitaker's Review, in 1791.
Another scorcher today, but if we get lucky, there might be a thunderstorm later.
The rescue effort evolved into a fiasco when a thunderstorm rolled into town.
Try these indoor games the next time a thunderstorm rolls through.
You don't want your plants standing in water after a summer thunderstorm.
Plus size fleece jackets offer both comfort and warmth on those unpredictable days when spring rains sprinkle raindrops throughout the day or a thunderstorm breaks loose.
Considered the most violent of all types of atmospheric storms, a tornado is a column of air that reaches from a thunderstorm, or the cloud base, down to the ground.
Thunderstorm is in The Covenant and it provides all enemies with a higher rank.
Persons should also seek shelter indoors during a thunderstorm to avoid being struck by lightning.
Additionally, if you happen to get caught in a downpour, or a thunderstorm, a cardigan can help remove some of the chill that comes with a temperature drop.
Have you ever smelled a difference in the air at the base of a waterfall or after a lightning-charged thunderstorm passes through?
Once the number of positively charged particles in the air diminishes, the air in the room will smell cleaner and crisper, like it does outside after a thunderstorm passes through.
Scents include "Beach", "Thunderstorm", "Mineral Springs", "Ocean", "Pima Cotton", and "Mountain Retreat".
It starts with sultry tropical rain, moves on to a babbling brook, energizes with a torrential thunderstorm, and closes out with calming ocean surf.
The body was made of silk to enable it to bear the violence and wet of a thunderstorm.
One hour ago the daily thunderstorm let loose deluging everything with tropical rain.
Marvel as they brave a thunderstorm for your listening pleasure, and laugh as they run out of things to say at the end.
The Thunderbolt models also received the Thunderstorm engine to round out an impressive offering of 1998 models.
Numerous attempts have been made to find periodic variations in thunderstorm frequency.
The pursuit, too, was carried out in the midst of a tropical thunderstorm which broke at the roar of the opening cannonade, and very considerably retarded the French pursuit.
In this instance there seems little difference in the hour of maximum, the distinguishing feature being the great concentration of thunderstorm occurrence at Agustia between noon and 6 P.M.