Definition of Moderate gale

1. Noun. Wind moving 32-38 knots; 7 on the Beaufort scale.

Exact synonyms: Near Gale
Generic synonyms: Gale
Group relationships: Beaufort Scale, Wind Scale



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Literary usage of Moderate gale

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1. Contributions to the Natural History of Alaska: Results of Investigations by Lucien McShan Turner (1886)
"September 15: moderate gale from the southeast.—September 16: Strong storm of wind from S. to SW.—September 17: Brisk gale from SE.toE. ..."

2. A Thousand Days in the Arctic by Frederick George Jackson (1899)
"Strong to fresh NE gale, decreasing to moderate gale at n AM and gentle NNE ... moderate gale from N. at midnight. Snow driving thickly throughout gale and ..."

3. A Thousand Days in the Arctic by Frederick George Jackson (1899)
"Strong to fresh NE gale, decreasing to moderate gale at n AM and gentle NNE ... moderate gale from N.at midnight. Snow driving thickly throughout gale and ..."

4. The Journal of the Royal Geographical Society by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Hume Greenfield, Henry Walter Bates (1849)
"72° 2' E.; moderate gale from NE b. E. On the morning of the 17th, at 2 AM, the gale first reached the Sesostris, Mermaid, and Victoria; and we have now ..."

5. The Philosophical Transactions and Collections, to the End of the Year 1700 by Royal Society (Great Britain), John Lowthorp, Henry Jones, John Eames, John Martyn (1716)
"Cloie thick weather, with continual Rain all Day and Night, and a moderate Gale at NE at Night the Mercury ..."

6. A Thousand Days in the Arctic by Frederick George Jackson (1899)
"Strong to fresh NE gale, decreasing to moderate gale at u AM and gentle NNE ... moderate gale from N. at midnight. Snow driving thickly throughout gale and ..."

7. The Philosophical Transactions ... Abridged by Royal Society (Great Britain), John Lowthorp, Henry Jones, Andrew Reid, John Gray, John Eames, John Martyn (1722)
"A cold Morning, with a moderate Gale at NW the Mercury at ... and a moderate Gale at SW the Mercury at 3.9— ; the Afternoon a little ..."

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