south-westerly

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south-westerly

[ˌsaʊθˈwɛstəlɪ] adj (wind) → che viene da sud-ovest; (direction) → verso sud-ovest
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The south-westerly weather is the thick weather PAR EXCELLENCE.
A shower pelts the deck and the sails of the ship as if flung with a scream by an angry hand; and when the night closes in, the night of a south-westerly gale, it seems more hopeless than the shade of Hades.
They gaily ascended the downs, rejoicing in their own penetration at every glimpse of blue sky; and when they caught in their faces the animating gales of a high south-westerly wind, they pitied the fears which had prevented their mother and Elinor from sharing such delightful sensations.
I pursued her with some thoughts of an explanation, but she flew down the drive, and some minutes afterwards I was able to pick her out with my field-glasses traveling very rapidly in a south-westerly direction.
Coastal temperatures: 24 Degrees Celsius to 32 degree Celsius Mountainous temperatures: 17 Degrees Celsius to 26 Degrees Celsius Inland temperatures: 17 Degrees Celsius to 35 Degrees Celsius Surface wind: South-westerly to north-westerly, gusting between 10 and 30 Km/hr Visibility: Medium, worsens over the mountain due to fog formation Humidity on the coastline: between 60% and 90%.
KARACHI -- Weather turning cloudy and breeze blowing south-westerly Wednesday offered Karachiites the much needed relief against soaring temperatures (40 to 42.5 degrees centigrade) braved by them till a few days ago.
Amman, May 2 (Petra)-- Relatively hot weather conditions are expected, on Thursday, bringing temperatures above their seasonal average, with south-westerly light winds, the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily brief.
Met office director Sardar Sarfaraz said that because of the influence of the westerly system causing rains in Balochistan and the northern areas in April, Karachi had experienced south-westerly winds.
The forecaster added: "From Sunday onwards it will not be as cool as the last few days as it turns cloudy and unsettled with rain or drizzle at times and temperatures returning to more normal values for October in a fresh and gusty south-westerly to southerly airflow.
Winds will be Westerly to South-westerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and speed will be 30-40 kmph.
Eleanor Bell, forecaster at The Weather Channel, said: "The low situated to the north of Britain will bring strong west to south-westerly winds on Wednesday.

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