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storm

(Barrage), noun assault, attack, battle, blast, blitz, blitzkrieg, blizzard, bombardment, clash, combat, commotion, conflict, confusion, disquiet, embroilment, eruption, excitement, explosion, fight, flare-up, imbroglio, melee, mutiny, outbreak, outburst, revolt, revolution, skirmish, stir, struggle, tempest, tumult, turbulence, turmoil, unrest, upheaval, uprising
Associated concepts: damage, flood damage

storm

(Rain), noun blizzard, cloudburst, cyclone, downpour, endless rain, gale, hailstorm, heavy showers, heavy winds, hurricane, moisture, precipitation, rainstorm, sheets of rain, snowstorm, storming, stormy winds, tempest, thundershower, thunderstorm, tornado, torrent, tropical rains, tropical storm, turbulence, twister, typhoon, whirlwind
Associated concepts: cyber storm, storm models, storm predicting, storm victims, storm water
See also: assail, assault, attack, barrage, bluster, cataclysm, commotion, demonstrate, furor, incursion, onset, pandemonium, passion, protest, strike, turmoil
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No, Anderson's the kind of engineer who feeds harpoon guns with 10-foot-long two by fours, simulating how wind storms launch debris at people and property.
(A wind storm had damaged approximately one half of one side of the roof of a barn used in the dairy farm operation.)
Hurricane Glass Shield also carries Force 12 Windscreen, a revolutionary approach to wind storm protection.
In certain parts of the country, the number of carriers offering insurance for catastrophic losses has been reduced even further as they have chosen not to offer insurance in areas that are exposed to major catastrophes such as flood, wind storm, earthquake and terrorist attacks.
King said Tokatee incurred no damage during the wind storm earlier this month that caused problems at several other area courses.
Each pole holds five samplers at different heights; the researchers empty the samplers after each wind storm. Another device enables the researchers to trap particles too heavy for the wind to lift.
According to police and hospital sources, the official, identified as Mohammad Ameer who was serving as lineman, went to Injra Afghan village to restore the electricity which was suspended due to massive wind storm in the area Friday evening.
The report of Recent, by the high-velocity wind, many Asian countries were affected among them in Pakistan, wind storm caused a feeling of trees, disturbing vehicular movement, roof, and wall collapse, and people lost precious lives.
It was nearly Iftar time in Lahore when a severe wind storm that raged at 115 kilometres an hour hit the city, affecting visibility for commuters, but also knocking down trees and shaky constructions across the city.
Rescue sources said that dilapidated roof of a mud-stone made house located in suburbs of Bhakkar came down after the area was lashed by heavy rain followed by wind storm.
A wind storm that started Friday afternoon and moved quickly across the province, caused power outages to about 450,000 customers.
The rains with wind storm of mild intensity, started at the wee hours which was continuing till evening intermittently.