We was heaving cargo overboard like a leaky ship in a typhoon.
And then he closed resolutely his entries: "Every appearance of a typhoon coming on."
When a typhoon is approaching vessels have to run to Cavite for shelter.
Do you think we are going wrong, or that there is a typhoon within hail?
Another time, and we were caught in a typhoon off the north coast.
When we approached Manila we were in the tail of a typhoon, but the danger was past.
All this was of as little avail as the waving of a lady's fan against a typhoon.
“We shall have a typhoon—a precious hard one too, I suspect,” he answered.
It may be that there are some persons in Britain who do not know precisely what a typhoon is.
A typhoon had caught them in its grip and threatened to send them all to Davy Jones.