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Understandably, residents may be hoping for rain to douse—or at least slow down—the inferno.
CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES MAY GIVE WAY TO MASSIVE MUDSLIDESULA CHROBAKSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Heaviest rain totals & greatest flooding potential will be Tuesday and Wednesday.
A NEARLY UNPRECEDENTED CLUSTER OF TROPICAL STORMS ARE BREWING IN THE ATLANTICSARA CHODOSHSEPTEMBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Norie QuintosThe dry season in central Guyana and on its savanna is October to March, with temperatures around 80 degrees, though the region does experience some rain in December.
27 EPIC TRIPS TO START PLANNING NOWTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
He points to weeks of torrential rains and catastrophic flooding in China.
JEFFERIES STRATEGIST EXPECTS CHINA TO FULFILL ITS U.S. TRADE DEAL COMMITMENTS FOR AN UNEXPECTED REASONVETA CHANAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
For forecasting further into the future, what the rain or winds were like many days ago becomes less and less relevant.
IMPROVED THREE-WEEK WEATHER FORECASTS COULD SAVE LIVES FROM DISASTERALEXANDRA WITZEAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Harvey, another Category 4 hurricane, that struck the region in 2017 caused damages far in excess of that after the storm stalled after making landfall, inundating the region with days of heavy rain.
INSURERS ARE GETTING NERVOUS AS HURRICANE LAURA IS SET TO MAKE LANDFALL AS A POWERFUL CATEGORY 4 STORMJEREMY KAHNAUGUST 26, 2020FORTUNE
The last hurricane to hit Texas as a Category 4 storm was Harvey in 2017, which came ashore and then got pinned in place by larger weather patterns, causing it to send record rains across the eastern half of the state for days.
HURRICANE LAURA IS STRENGTHENING TO A CATEGORY 4 STORM, THREATENING BILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN DAMAGE TO GULF COAST ENERGY HUBKDUNN6AUGUST 26, 2020FORTUNE
A concern, he says, is that winds or rains can move the pesticides far from where they were applied.
PESTICIDES CONTAMINATE MOST FOOD OF WESTERN U.S. MONARCHSREBECCA E. HIRSCHAUGUST 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Boston averages 47 inches of rain and 48 inches of snow, per year, and has an average of 200 sunny days per year.
BOSTON: A HISTORIC CITY AND A TRAILBLAZER FOR EQUALITYLGBTQ-EDITORAUGUST 2, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Once I was running in the Sonoran Desert in Arizona after a huge rain event.
DESERT TRAILS AND MICROBIAL LIFE EXCITE THIS SOIL SCIENTISTCAROLYN WILKEMARCH 31, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO RAIN

  • ate one's heart out
  • bawled
  • beat one's breast
  • bemoaned
  • bewailed
  • bled
  • cried
  • deplored
  • howled
  • hurt
  • kicked self
  • moaned
  • rained
  • regretted
  • repined
  • rued
  • sang
  • sobbed
  • sorrowed
  • took it hard
  • wailed
  • wept
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