- n a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
- n a violent commotion or disturbance
the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away
- n a direct and violent assault on a stronghold
- v behave violently, as if in state of a great anger
- v take by force
- v rain, hail, or snow hard and be very windy, often with thunder or lightning
If it storms, we'll need shelter
- v blow hard
It was storming all night
- v attack by storm; attack suddenly
- The National Hurricane Center has forecast a busy Atlantic tropical storm season, with 13 to 17 named storms.
- In Colorado, soldiers from Camp Carson drove Army Weasels through the storm to bring out patients bound for hospitals.
- Dark storm clouds for Dems? Yes, if they persist in thwarting the overwhelming majority of the nation on health care reform.
- Tony Kornheiser in New York Daily News
My fear of planes is legendary and sadly true,Kornheiser said. "When I looked at the upcoming schedule it was the perfect storm that would've frequently moved me from bus to air. I kept looking at the schedule the past month and wanted to...
- Rick Perry in MiamiHerald.com
It's a big storm,Texas Gov. Rick Perry said. "I cannot overemphasize the danger that is facing us. It's going to do some substantial damage. It's going to knock out power. It's going to cause massive flooding."
- Barack Obama in Forbes
We think we can have a successful US auto industry. But it's got to be one that's realistically designed to weather this storm,Obama said.