Definitions

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  • noun A major storm (weather phenomenon).

Etymologies

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super- +‎ storm

Examples

  • I would suspect that the "missing link" in this story it's mentioned briefly at the end is that at that time, the whole area around Esperance was hit by what was called a "superstorm" - a once in a generation event - caused by the combination of a tropical cyclone from the north, and an Antartic storm from the south.

    Posthuman Blues

  • Just like a major earthquake, a superstorm could be a severe blow to the state's agriculture and to the water-supply system that now diverts water from the north to Southern

    NYT > Home Page

  • Just like a major earthquake, a superstorm could be a severe blow to the state's agriculture and to the water-supply system that now diverts water from the north to Southern

    NYT > Home Page

  • IN 'GREEN NEWS EXTRA' see links below: Scientists warn of a future "superstorm" in CA; Obama to discuss clean energy with Chinese premier's visit?

    Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: Green News Report: January 18, 2011 (Audio)

  • IN 'GREEN NEWS EXTRA' see links below: Scientists warn of a future "superstorm" in CA; Obama to discuss clean energy with Chinese premier's visit?

    Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: Green News Report: January 18, 2011 (Audio)

  • Scientists warn of a future "superstorm" in CA; Obama to discuss clean energy with Chinese premier's visit?

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • Combining advanced flood mapping and atmospheric projections with data on California's geologic flood history, over 100 scientists calculated the probable consequences of a "superstorm" carrying tropical moisture from the South Pacific and dropping up to 10 feet of rain across the state.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Combining advanced flood mapping and atmospheric projections with data on California's geologic flood history, over 100 scientists calculated the probable consequences of a "superstorm" carrying tropical moisture from the South Pacific and dropping up to 10 feet of rain across the state.

    NYT > Home Page

  • The most powerful solar storm in history, known as a "superstorm", occurred on September 1,

    Top stories from Times Online

  • Now Alaska is facing its own climate-change-linked superstorm.

    Nome, Alaska Hit With Bering Sea Storm As Unusual Weather Slams State

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