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It might actually be that there are no precursors; that nothing like this has happened before.
While a lot more information is needed before investigators can be sure of the cause, there are precursors that suggest a pattern.
In God's dealings humiliation and affliction are often, he thinks, the precursors of glory and triumph.The Expositor's Bible: The Psalms, Volume III|Alexander Maclaren
Gusts of wind from time to time came sweeping by, boisterous heralds, precursors of threatening storm.The Night Riders|Henry C. Wood
King James's baronets were the models and precursors of all who to the end of time should traffic in the purchase of honours.Collections and Recollections|George William Erskine Russell
The later document, however, is fuller and altogether more complete and more perfect than its precursors.History of the Constitutions of Iowa|Benjamin F. Shambaugh
Those nights were times of sick, dreary, wakeful misery; precursors of many such in after years.The Life of Charlotte Bronte - Volume 1|Elizabeth Gaskell