Examples from the Web for landfall
After whacking North Carolina, Hurricane Irene made its second landfall in New Jersey Sunday morning.
There were six days of sailing ere the captain made his landfall, and they stood off till evening.
Biddle and Humboldt, in the early part of the present century, accepted the Labrador landfall with little question.
The only significant history of Cuba begins, therefore, with the landfall of Christopher Columbus upon its shores.The History of Cuba, vol. 1|Willis Fletcher Johnson