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adjective as in blustery

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Wind chills will feel a few degrees cooler, with north-northwest winds blowing around 15 mph and gusts around 25 mph.

Winds will be from the north around 10 mph, with gusts to about 20 mph.

While tropical-storm-force winds are likely to remain south of the Washington region closer to where Zeta is tracking, parts of Southern Maryland, where a wind advisory is in effect, could see gusts up to 40 mph.

Winds should be in the 10 to 20 mph range out of the northeast, with gusts in the 20 to 30 mph range.

Arizona, in particular, sees its share of haboobs, which typically form when a thunderstorm collapses and produces a gust of wind that collects and moves dust along the terrain.

The storms brought winds gusting up to 90 miles per hour and pelted areas near the launch pad with hailstones.

I can hear her saying, “ Bill—what is that dis-gusting substance leaking all over me?”

Bart acquiesced, trying to sound eager, but a wild excitement was gusting up in him.

It was a morning when the chill gusting of the mistral wind hurtled and raved about St. Andr.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gusting, such as: gusty, howling, turbulent, windy, inclement, and raging.

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