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The momentary conditions of the atmosphere.

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

See Health forecasting.

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


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 list.htm


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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Kolkata: Chennai Super Kings made heavy weather of a small chase before Ravindra Jadeja's blitzkrieg powered the visitors to a four-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders in a Pepsi Indian Premier League match here on Saturday.
You see the way they played, we made heavy weather of the game today so we need to improve against Hibs in the semi-final.
Trainer Tom Tate said: "He made heavy weather of it as he shows more speed than that at home.
Under 12 Siddal 18 Moldgreen 10 MOLDGREEN made heavy weather of this first game of the season - particularly in the first half.
14 BY ANDREW STRATTON NEW BRIGHTON made heavy weather of this North One West League victory at Hartsfield.
Late tries for James Merriman and Steve Thomas sealed victory and, although they made heavy weather of it, the champions can confirm their title at Cardiff next week.
The five-year-old has won two from two over timber, but it is fair comment to suggest he made heavy weather of his neck success at Hexham last time.
Wolves made heavy weather of beating their short-handed opponents but there was plenty of passing to keep the crowd entertained with Lindgren going on to beat former world champion Nicky Pedersen in heat 13 to cap a fine individual performance.
But they made heavy weather of condemning John Gregory's strugglers to their fourth successive defeat - relying on a dodgy penalty to see them through.
Over at the other University, Coventry made heavy weather of beating Ernesford Eagles, but came out on top in the end 88-70.
The home side made heavy weather of the opening period but it was pretty much one-way traffic after the break with play largely confined to the Albanian half and Cov keeping the scoreboard ticking over until Brett Daynes claimed their bonuspoint fourth try three minutes from the end of normal time.
They made heavy weather of beating compatriots Portuguesa in the previous round and Atletico have more than enough, at both ends of the pitch, to be able to complete the double.