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storm

 [storm]
an outburst; a temporary and sudden increase in symptoms.
thyroid storm (thyrotoxic storm) thyroid crisis.

storm

(stōrm),
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.

storm

(storm) a sudden and temporary increase in symptoms.
thyroid storm , thyrotoxic storm see under crisis.
Adverse weather with a wind speed of 48 to 55 knots/hour, 55 to 63 mph, and 89 to 102 km/hour

storm

(stōrm)
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.

storm

A sudden worsening of the symptoms and other features of a disease. Used more often in the adjectival form ‘stormy’ or as the metaphor ‘stormy passage’.

storm

(stōrm)
An exacerbation of symptoms or a crisis in the course of a disease.
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Washington: A powerful storm system churning through the US Midwest spawned tornadoes Sunday in the states of Kansas, Oklahoma and Iowa, destroying homes and killing at least one person, US media reported.
But signs indicate this new storm system should move along quickly, keeping snow levels down to a few inches.
The National Weather Service noted that the storm system caused Blizzard Warnings in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa.
In North Carolina, Governor Beverly Perdue declared a state of emergency and said the 62 tornadoes reported were the most deadly since March 1984, when a storm system spawned 22 twisters in the Carolinas that killed 57 people and injured hundreds.
While it's still early, we see some evidence that a storm system will develop in the south central area of the country, making it a rainy Election Day for voters from Arkansas and Louisiana to Alabama and Tennessee," said AccuWeather.
A DEADLY storm system rumbled across the southern US over the weekendwhere tornadoes and severe weather killed at least 20 people in three states.
But as a muggy storm system sent humidity soaring Monday, residents begged for relief from the heat wave that drew record power use throughout the state.
The punishing storm system has killed seven people and left thousands without power.
Such emergency repairs may include, but are not limited to: main breaks, main leaks, fire hydrants, service leaks, valve repairs or replacements, force main leaks or repairs, storm system repairs, sanitary sewer repairs, and combined sewer system repairs and replacements.
The storm system hit central Texas particularly hard and produced insured losses of approximately $150 million.
Another storm system threatens significant rain beginning Monday evening in Los Angeles County.
One of the most compelling aspects of the STORM system is its configuration flexibility.