verb (used with object), o·ver·cast, o·ver·cast·ing.
verb (used without object), o·ver·cast, o·ver·cast·ing.
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Thursday’s forecast calls for partly cloudy skies, becoming more overcast as the day wears on, with a high of 82 and winds at 10-15 mph.Justin Rose, with a back nine out of a dream, races to a four-shot lead at the Masters|Chuck Culpepper, Scott Allen, Des Bieler|April 9, 2021|Washington Post
Hopefully we make the upper 50s but if drizzle and overcast skies linger into the afternoon, mid-50s may be all we get.
It was overcast and cold, with the high temperature only a single degree above freezing.
Skies will become overcast and temperatures will drop into the mid- to upper 20s area-wide.
Note that a bit of late-morning and midday smoke and haze may arrive ahead of overcast skies developing during the afternoon.D.C.-area forecast: Showers by late afternoon or evening, then perhaps some snow showers Saturday|A. Camden Walker|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
However, an overcast sky (like you see often during the winter) usually ranks at only 1,000 lux or lower.Fight Seasonal Affective Disorder With This New Tracker|DailyBurn|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mostly cloudy Monday through Wednesday, cloudy Thursday, overcast Friday, and considerable cloudiness over the weekend.
The wet ground mirrored the overcast sky and three officiating officers stood saluting in the background.
The plan was to go that coming Sunday afternoon, but when the day came it was bitter, overcast, so I tried begging off.
Haneke, however, is in a decidedly genial mood on an overcast fall day in midtown Manhattan—and with good reason.‘Amour,’ the Year’s Best Foreign Film, Courts Oscar|Marlow Stern|December 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thick clouds of smoke overcast the sky, shrouding the morning with sombre gray.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
The heavens were overcast with gray cold clouds that rode high and brought wind rather than rain.A Virginia Scout|Hugh Pendexter
The sky was gloomy and overcast, and altogether the outlook was about as terrible as it could well be.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
The night was mild and calm, but overcast and exceedingly dark.
The mornings are cool and overcast, but the middle of the day is clear.