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weather

Geomedicine
The momentary conditions of the atmosphere.

Six main components
Temperature, atmospheric pressure, wind, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness.

Medspeak-UK
See Health forecasting.

Vox populi
verb To bear through an unpleasant time or activity (i.e., to weather through the final semester).

weather

Vox populi That which people talk about when everything else is taboo
Weather US record-holders–Natl Weather Serv
Coldest Average temperature–36.4ºF–Intl Falls, MN
Warmest–77.7ºF–Key West, FL
Driest–2.65 inches–Yuma, AZ
Wettest–104.5 inches rainfall–Quillayute, WA
Cloudiest–242 cloudy days–Quillayute, WA
Snowiest–243.2 inches of snow–Blue Canyon, CA
Sunniest–348 sunny days–Yuma, AZ
Windiest–15.4 mph–Blue Hill, MA
Note: For international figures, visit Worldatlas.com/geoquiz/the list.htm

weather

climate, climatic conditions.

weather stain
said of wool. See fleece rot.
weather stress
cold, heat, wet stress.

Patient discussion about weather

Q. can places with a very different weather make you allergic to something you werent allergic to before? my sister just went to England and she doesn't stop sneezing. We all thought she cought a cold but it's been like 8 days now and her eyes are teary and a she just got a small rash on her right arm. are these all even related? I guess we're an allergic family...

A. but how can you actually tell what the allergy is caused by? I mean- there are so many new things in her area now- it can be anything...

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A weatherbeaten man, who looks like a hobbit and returns every day, says: " No two days in these areas are ever the same; and even if you visited every single day of your life, with the volatile weather conditions and morphing geology, you'd continue to be confronted with entirely new realities.
MENTION the word homelessness and it conjures up images of weatherbeaten figures - usually male - bundled up in clothes and trying to grab some sleep on a cardboard 'bash' in a shop doorway.
Imagine old Caecilius heading down to his local Cash Converters, weatherbeaten bronze ring in hand, hoping he gets enough denarii to keep him in baked dormice.
Astonishingly for such a new restaurant they were tatty and weatherbeaten, which made me think that they may well have been recycled from another branch of the popular family-run chain rather than printed new.
Piled up beside the weatherbeaten driver were our skis and poles, shopping for supper and a small sledge.
High on a barren, weatherbeaten plateau, Madrid only got the job because it's in the middle of the country.
Next to the car park on the eastern (hill) side of the road is a weatherbeaten sign advertising Cleeve Lodge Racing Stables, the base of trainer Owen O'Neill until his retirement in 2005 and before him Bill Marshall, who held the licence between 1956 and 1965.
All that will happen now will be that it'll become a big, ugly, vandalised, weatherbeaten white elephant which the council can then knock down, which I think is what most councillors want.
While we're at it, why on earth are they playing this Test in front of a handful of weatherbeaten Welshmen?
Some of them weatherbeaten, with folded mark-up pages, to others looking brand new.
The article captures the city's diversity but also its confusion, congestion, and physical deterioration, noting that the houses are "dry as tinder, the color of old weatherbeaten fence rails" and that the minarets "look like dirty, white candles sticking up for no apparent reason" (DT 227).
Her book offers more than two dozen straight-forward projects for invigorating home spaces, such as pasting children's paintings between the panes of a salvaged, weatherbeaten window frame.