rainsquall


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rain·squall

 (rān′skwôl′)
n.
A squall accompanied by rain.

rainsquall

(ˈreɪnˌskwɔːl)
n
(Physical Geography) meteorol a squall with rain

rain•squall

(ˈreɪnˌskwɔl)

n.
a squall with rain.
[1840–50]
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Despite BMW ORACLE Racing's pressure, Team Sea Dubai managed to keep the lead until the arrival line, dropping its kite on time as the wind suddenly switched by 100 degrees as the rainsquall was arriving.
Shokaku and the Zuikaku were about ten thousand yards apart, hidden under a rainsquall.
After passing Stewart Island, the weather went from a series of 60 knot rainsqualls with 45 knots in the intervals to almost nothing, but still with a very big swell.
The Atlantic Ocean slapped and purled against the coastline a few miles away; between rainsqualls, the sun beat down like a mallet.