October was ushered in by a strong gale and rather heavy rain-squalls.
"Yes; and this appears as if it would be a strong gale," replied Alfred.
Surely this should make us welcome every strong gale as an angel sent from heaven bearing healing on its wings.
It blew a strong gale on the night of the 22nd, when we sailed from Naples, and the next day.
There is now a strong gale, and we pitch and roll a good deal.
The strong gale that buffeted them became a storm, and the storm a hurricane.
A wet summer may prevent the bulbs from ripening; a strong gale in early spring may ruin thousands of flowers.
For the four following days there was a strong gale from the south.
A strong gale prevented our going outside, but in hopes that there might be an inland passage I set out to look for one.
At night the wind increased to a strong gale with a heavy sea.