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" High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars, in a direction different from that of the lower clouds, or the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind toward their direction. "
Loftus's almanack for the wine, beer and spirit trades - Page 44
by Loftus's Almanack for Brewers
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The Way to Avoid the Centre of Our Violent Gales

Cyclones - 1866 - 31 pages
...scud clouds, driving across heavy masses, show wind and rain ; but, if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds, crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...or the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind4f After fine, clear weather, the first signs in the sky of a coming change are usually light streaks,...
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A Manual of Weathercasts: Comprising Storm Prognostics on Land and Sea; with ...

Meteorology - 1866 - 208 pages
...scud clouds driving across heavy masses, show wind and rain ; but if alone, may indicate wind only. 7. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars...different from that of the lower clouds, or the wind when felt below — foretell a change of wind towards their direction. We must remember, however, that...
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Seamanship: Comp. from Various Authorities, and Illustrated with Numerous ...

Stephen Bleecker Luce - Navigation - 1866 - 663 pages
...foretell rain ; a light scud, driving across heavy clouds, wind and rain ; but if alone, wind only. "High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...direction different from that of the lower clouds or wind then blowing, foretell a change of wind (beyond tropical latitudes). " After fine, clear weather,...
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The American Coast Pilot: Containing Directions for the Principal Harbors ...

Edmund March Blunt - Pilot guides - 1867 - 841 pages
...scud clouds? driving across heavymasses, show wind and rain ; but, if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds, crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...or the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind.j After fine, clear weather, the first signs in the sky of a coming change are usually light streaks,...
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Local Marine Board Examination, for Officers in the Mercantile Marine ...

Erasmus Thompson - Merchant marine - 1868 - 91 pages
...scud clouds driving across heavy masses show wind and rain ; but if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars in a direction diiferent from that of the lower clouds, or the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind. After...
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Bradshaw's diary and travellers' companion

George Bradshaw - 1869
...scud clouds, driving across heavy masses, show wind and rain ; but if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind toward their direction. Alter fine clear weather, the first signs in the sky of a coming change are...
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The Barometer, Thermometer, Hygrometer, and Atmospheric Appearances at Sea ...

Thornton Alexander Jenkins - Meteorological instruments - 1869 - 62 pages
...rain ; a light scud driving across heavy clouds, wind and rain; but if alone, wind only.* 12. High-up clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars in a direction different from that of the lower clouds, or wind then blowing, foretell a change of wind, (beyond tropical latitudes.) In the trade-wind belts...
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Shifts and Expedients of Camp Life, Travel, and Exploration

William Barry Lord, Thomas Baines - Adventure and adventurers - 1871 - 831 pages
...scud-clouds driving across heavy masses show wind and rain ; but, if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind. When sea-birds fly out early, and far to seaward, moderate wind and fair weather may be expected ;...
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The soldier's pocket-book for field service

Garnet Joseph Wolseley (1st visct.) - 1871
...scud clouds driving across heavy masses show wind and rain : but if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars,...the wind then felt below, foretell a change of wind. When sea birds fly out early, and far to seaward, moderate wind and fair weather may be expected ;...
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American Observer Medical Monthly, Volume 8

Homeopathy - 1871
...scud-clouds, driving across heavy masses, show wind and rain ; but if alone, may indicate wind only. High upper clouds crossing the sun, moon, or stars...of the lower clouds, or the wind then felt below, portend^a change of wind towards their direction. After fine clear weather, the first sign in the sky...
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