Skilled in predicting shifts, as in the weather or public opinion.
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1. (Physical Geography) skilful or experienced in predicting weather conditions
2. skilful or experienced in predicting trends in public opinion, reactions, etc
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1. skillful in predicting weather.
2. skillful in predicting reactions, opinions, etc.: weather-wise political experts.
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The man examined the sky with a weather-wise air for some moments.
2019 Planting Season Is Ohio's Worst Weather Weather-Wise, USDA Says
But temperatures are set to rise across the north-east tomorrow and into next week as the region leaves behind a turbulent few days weather-wise.
She said: "It was such a nice day weather-wise and we have noticed a trend that when it a good day, it encourages people to enter the following year.
This week hasn't been a memorable one weather-wise in Coventry with grey clouds overheard and incessant rainfall.
THE Met Office has painted a grim picture for the days ahead weather-wise in Coventry and Warwickshire - with unseasonably low temperatures and a lot of rain.
But none of this can take away memories of what was, unusually for us in the North East, a fabulous Easter weekend weather-wise.
THE Easter bank holiday weekend is set to get off to a cracking start weather-wise, with temperatures likely to hit 20C.
Then it was time for the big one as theGrand Nationalgot underway, on what was certainly the best day weather-wise.
The NYSAR noted a mostly wet, sloppy February weather-wise for impacting sales but that "buyers have shown determination toward achieving their homeownership goals."
'We believe being weather-wiser doesn't have to be difficult or boring-we hope our users will be able to fully utilize our great new features and by doing so, adopt a weather-wise mindset moving forward,' Marasigan said.
chair Dean Lao noted that this year was a good year for coconut farmers 'weather-wise,' but the same cannot be said in terms of their earnings given the glut in the world market where most of the local copra goes.