B5

When the weather looks as if it will become bad, you say it’s ________.

THREATENING 349
BLOWING UP A STORM 56
STORMY 50
BREWING UP A STORM 36
GOING TO STORM 33
CLOUDING UP 28
LOOKS STORMY 26
CLOUDY 21
GOING TO RAIN 20
LOOKS LIKE RAIN 18
WEATHER BREEDER 16
LOOKS LIKE A STORM 13
LOWERY 13
UNSETTLED 13
CHANGING 11
NR 10
CHANGEABLE 9
OVERCAST 9
STORMY-LOOKING 9
FIXING TO RAIN 8
GETTING UGLY 8
GOING TO WEATHER 8
LOWERING 8
DREARY 7
GETTING CLOUDY 7
MEAN-LOOKING 7
STORM BREWING 7
GOING TO CHANGE 6
STORM’S A-BREWIN’ 6
THERE’S A STORM BREWING 6
GETTING STORMY 5
GLOOMY 5
GOING TO BE BAD WEATHER 5
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO STORM 5
BLUSTERY 4
BREWING 4
BREWING A STORM 4
COMING UP A CLOUD 4
FALLING WEATHER 4
GETTING BAD 4
GOING TO BE BAD 4
GOING TO HAVE A STORM 4
GONNA CHANGE 4
LOOKING BAD 4
LOOKING STORMY 4
LOOKS BAD 4
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE IN FOR A STORM 4
OMINOUS 4
STORM COMING 4
STORM’S BREWING 4
UNCERTAIN 4
COMING UP A STORM 3
COOKING UP A STORM 3
FIXING TO STORM 3
GOING TO BE STORMY 3
KICKING UP A STORM 3
LOOKS LIKE BAD WEATHER 3
LOOKS LIKE IT MIGHT RAIN 3
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO GET A STORM 3
STORM 3
STORM IS BREWING 3
WE’RE GOING TO HAVE SOME BAD WEATHER 3
ACTING UP 2
BAD-LOOKING DAY 2
COMING UP 2
DREARY DAY 2
GETTING DARK 2
GETTING READY TO RAIN 2
GETTING WORSE 2
GOING TO BE A BAD DAY 2
GOING TO BE FOUL WEATHER 2
GOING TO BLOW UP A STORM 2
GOING TO GET BAD 2
GOING TO SNOW 2
GONNA RAIN 2
HAZY 2
LOOKING BLUSTERY 2
LOOKING ROUGH 2
LOOKS LIKE A STORM COMING 2
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO BE A BEAUTIFUL DAY 2
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO BE DISAGREEABLE 2
LOOKS LIKE STORM 2
LOOKS SHOWERY 2
LOOKS THREATENING 2
MAKING UP 2
MAKING UP A STORM 2
MURKY 2
STORM A-BREWING 2
STORM COMING UP 2
STORM’S A-BREWING 2
THERE MIGHT BE A STORM 2
THREATENING RAIN 2
TURNING 2
UNPREDICTABLE 2
A-BLOWING UP A STORM 1
ABOUT TO STORM 1
A-FIXIN’ TO RAIN 1
A-GOING TO BE BAD WEATHER 1
AWFUL CLOUDY-LOOKIN’ 1
BAD DAY 1
BAD ONE COMING UP 1
BAD OUT 1
BAD WEATHER 1
BAD WEATHER ON THE WAY 1
BAD WEATHER WAS BREWING 1
BAD WEATHER’S EXPECTED 1
BAD WEATHER’S SETTING IN 1
BAD-LOOKING WEATHER 1
BEGINNING TO CLOUD OVER 1
BEGINNING TO STORM 1
BLOWING IN SOMETHING 1
BLOWING UP SOMETHING 1
BODES ILL 1
BREAK IN THE WEATHER 1
BREEDER 1
BREEDING WEATHER 1
BREWING DAY 1
BREWING UP TO BE SOMETHING 1
BROODING UP A STORM 1
CHANGE IN THE WEATHER 1
CHANGEABLE DAY 1
CHANGING FOR THE WORSE 1
CHANGING WEATHER 1
CLEAR AND CLOUDY TO SMOOTH ALL OVER 1
CLOBBERING UP FOR A RAIN 1
CLOUDING OVER 1
CLOUDS ARE PRETTY NEAR BLUE 1
CLOUDY OUT 1
DARK OUT 1
DISAGREEBALE 1
DOESN’T LOOK SO GOOD 1
DOESN’T LOOK VERY PROMISING 1
DON’T LOOK TOO GOOD 1
DOUBTFUL DAY 1
DUBIOUS 1
FEELS LIKE SNOW 1
FIXING TO BE BAD 1
FIXING TO COME A STORM 1
FIXING TO DO SOMETHING 1
FIXING TO GET BAD 1
FIXING TO MODERATE 1
FIXING TO SNOW 1
FIXING UP FOR A RAIN 1
FIXING UP FOR BAD WEATHER 1
GATHERING UP FOR A STORM 1
GETTING HUMID 1
GETTING NO BETTER FAST 1
GETTING READY FOR A STORM 1
GETTING READY TO STORM 1
GETTING SHITTY 1
GETTING WINDY 1
GLOWERY 1
GOING BE FALLING WEATHER 1
GOING BE SOME WEATHER 1
GOING TO BE A CHANGE 1
GOING TO BE A CHANGE FOR THE WORST 1
GOING TO BE A CHANGE IN THE WEATHER 1
GOING TO BE A FOUL DAY 1
GOING TO BE A LOUSY DAY 1
GOING TO BE A MISERABLE DAY 1
GOING TO BE A NASTY DAY 1
GOING TO BE A RAINY DAY 1
GOING TO BE A STORM BREWING 1
GOING TO BE AN UGLY DAY 1
GOING TO BE BAD TODAY 1
GOING TO BE DAMP 1
GOING TO BE DOING SOMETHING HERE DIRECTLY 1
GOING TO BE MISERABLE 1
GOING TO BE SOME BAD WEATHER 1
GOING TO BE WORSE 1
GOING TO BLOW 1
GOING TO BLOW UP A RAIN 1
GOING TO COME A STORM 1
GOING TO COME UP A STORM 1
GOING TO GET ROUGH 1
GOING TO HAVE A SHOWER 1
GOING TO HAVE FALLING WEATHER 1
GOING TO RAIN CATS AND DOGS 1
GOING TO TURN BAD 1
GONNA BE NASTY 1
GONNA BE ROUGH WEATHER 1
GONNA BE WILD OUT 1
GONNA COME A NORTHER 1
GONNA GET BAD 1
GONNA HAVE A CHANGE 1
GONNA RAIN AGAIN 1
GONNA RAIN TODAY 1
GONNA STORM 1
GONNA TURN 1
GONNA TURN BAD 1
HAZY IN A CERTAIN DIRECTION 1
HUMID 1
IN FOR A STORM 1
IT’LL BE AN UGLY DAY 1
IT’LL BECOME NASTY 1
KIND OF STORMY 1
LET’S BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES 1
LOOK BAD 1
LOOK LIKE A STORMY DAY 1
LOOK LIKE BAD WEATHER COMING 1
LOOK LIKE IT GONNA STORM 1
LOOKING GLOOMY 1
LOOKING LIKE A STORM 1
LOOKING LIKE A STORM’S COMING 1
LOOKING LIKE A TERRIBLE DAY 1
LOOKING LIKE IT’S GOING TO STORM 1
LOOKING LIKE WE’RE GOING TO HAVE A STORM 1
LOOKING TOUGH OVERHEAD 1
LOOKING UNPLEASANT 1
LOOKS AS THOUGH A STORM WILL BREAK 1
LOOKS AS THOUGH IT’S GOING TO STORM 1
LOOKS BLUSTERY 1
LOOKS CLOUDY 1
LOOKS DUBIOUS 1
LOOKS LIKE A BAD DAY 1
LOOKS LIKE A BAD MORNING 1
LOOKS LIKE A BAD STORM 1
LOOKS LIKE A BLIZZARD 1
LOOKS LIKE A RAIN CLOUD 1
LOOKS LIKE A REAL STORM 1
LOOKS LIKE A STORM A-BREWING 1
LOOKS LIKE A STORM BREWING 1
LOOKS LIKE IT COULD BLOW US UP SOMETHING 1
LOOKS LIKE IT MAY COME UP A THUNDERSTORM 1
LOOKS LIKE IT MIGHT BE RAINY 1
LOOKS LIKE IT MIGHT DO SOMETHING 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S COOKING UP SOMETHING 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO BE A BLUE DARTER 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO BE A NORTHER 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO DO SOMETHING 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GOING TO RAIN 1
LOOKS LIKE ITS GOING TO STORM 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GONNA RAIN 1
LOOKS LIKE IT’S GONNA STORM 1
LOOKS LIKE RAIN OR SNOW 1
“LOOKS LIKE RAIN, SNOW, OR …” 1
LOOKS LIKE ROUGH WEATHER 1
LOOKS LIKE SHOWERS 1
LOOKS LIKE SOMETHING’S BREWING 1
LOOKS LIKE THE BOTTOM’S GOING TO FALL OUT 1
LOOKS LIKE THERE’S A BIG CLOUD A-COMING 1
LOOKS LIKE THERE’S A CHANGE COMING 1
LOOKS LIKE WE ARE IN FOR SOME BAD WEATHER 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’LL GET A CHANGE 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’LL HAVE BAD WEATHER 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE FIXING TO HAVE A CLOUD 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO HAVE A BAD STORM 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO HAVE BAD WEATHER 1
LOOKS LIKE WE’RE GOING TO HAVE RAIN 1
LOOKS OMINOUS 1
LOOKS PRETTY ROUGH 1
LOOKS ROUGH OUT 1
LOOKS STORMY OUTSIDE 1
LOOKS UNCERTAIN 1
LOOKS UNLIKELY 1
LOUSY 1
MAKING 1
MAKING UP FOR A SQUALL 1
MAKING UP FOR BAD WEATHER 1
MESSING UP 1
MIGHT BLOW UP A STORM 1
NORTHER COMING UP 1
NOT LOOKING TOO HOT TODAY 1
OWLY 1
OWLY-LOOKING 1
POOR WEATHER 1
PREPARING FOR A STORM 1
RAINY 1
REAL STORMY 1
REALLY GETTING SASSY 1
REALLY GETTY NASTY 1
RIM COMING UP 1
ROUGH WEATHER AHEAD 1
SHADE OF DARKNESS 1
SHAKING UP TO RAIN 1
SHOWERY 1
SHOWS FOR STORM 1
SKY IS GETTING DARK 1
SOMEBODY WILL GET IT 1
SOMETHING BREWING 1
SOMETHING IS COMING OUR WAY 1
SOMETHING’S BREWING 1
SOMETHING’S GONNA BREAK 1
SOMETHING’S GONNA HAPPEN 1
SOMEWHERE THEY’RE GETTING IT 1
SQUALL’S COMING UP 1
STARTING TO GET MEAN 1
STORM APPROACHING 1
STORM BREWING SOMEWHERES 1
STORM GATHERING 1
STORM IS COMING UP 1
STORM IS IN THE OFFING 1
STORM MAKING UP 1
STORMING 1
STORMING OVER 1
STORMING SOON 1
STORMING UP 1
STORM’S BREWING UP 1
STORMY WEATHER 1
SUN DOGS 1
SURE BUILDING UP TO SOMETHING 1
SURE LOOKS DREARY 1
SURE LOOKS LIKE IT WILL RAIN 1
THERE COMES A STORM 1
THERE’S BAD WEATHER ON 1
THREATENING A STORM 1
THREATENING OF A STORM 1
THREATENING TO RAIN 1
THREATENING WEATHER 1
THUNDERSTORM A-COMING UP 1
TREACHEROUS UNSTABLE 1
TURBULENT 1
TURNING FOR THE WORST 1
TURNING LOUSY 1
UGLY DAY 1
UNCLEMENT 1
UNLIKELY 1
UNPLEASANT 1
VERY CLOUDY 1
VERY PROHIBABLE 1
WE GONNA HAVE SOME BAD WEATHER 1
WEATHER IS GOING TO CHANGE 1
WEATHER LOOKS ANGRY 1
WEATHER LOOKS BAD 1
WEATHER-BREATHER 1
WEATHER’S CHANGING 1
WE’RE FIXING TO HAVE BAD WEATHER 1
WE’RE GOING TO HAVE A CHANGE IN THE WEATHER 1
WE’RE GONNA GET SOMETHING 1
WE’RE IN FOR A CHANGE 1
WHIPPING UP INTO A STORM 1
WILL STORM 1
WORKING UP A STORM 1

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