Met Eireann said that while it couldn't confirm the reports, weather conditions in the area were right for the waterspout
The crew had spotted another waterspout
40 minutes earlier off the Skerries but were amazed to see another forming right before their eyes.
Hodges' representation of waterspouts
in Cook Strait could also account for both "And strait the Sun was fleck's with bars" (line 169) of the seventh verse and the image of vertical water of part four, verse twelve, lines 264-68:
The itsy bitsy spider went up the waterspout
(fingers creeping up) Down came the rain (fingers "raining down") And washed the spider out (hands moving from side to side) Out came the sun and dried up all the rain (hands making circle overhead) .
In "Midnight, Forecastle," the strangest, nearly incomprehensible chapter of Moby-Dick--a cacophony of voices that points the way towards Dos Passos and the Cantos--a Nantucket sailor says: "I heard old Ahab tell him he must always kill a squall, something as they burst a waterspout
with a pistol--fire your ship right into it
Onlookers watch a waterspout
pass over the Gilchrist Bridge in Punta Gorda
Among the many boat trips available in the land of lakes and mountains, you could drift along lake Geneva to shop in Evian, tour the upper Haut-Lac at Vevey, check out the Olympic Museum in Lausanne or the Museum of Lake Geneva (Musee du Leman) at Nyon, the waterspout
of Genevaut, or head for a relation trip to Swiss Vapeur Parc at Le Bouveret.
At least 11 died and more than 400 were evacuated as rain triggered mudslides in the northern and central Philippines Eight were killed in a landslide caused by a waterspout
in the province of Negros Oriental.
Outside in the courtyard, a handsome slab of wood supported by a waterspout
forms a bench over one of the two rectangular pools; and you are prevented from having accidents by quotes about music inscribed in white across glass doors.
On the cover, in the oil painting by Cuban American artist Paul Sierra, a woman with folded arms leans forward, dreaming, while a waterspout
of flames rises from the cauldron of black sea below her left elbow and funnels skyward to vanish, top dead-center, out of the frame.
Another is his description of the waterspout
, which he renders with a vivid simile:
Two children, aged 12 and 14, were killed Monday when a crude bomb placed near a community waterspout
exploded in a village near Mangalsen, in the Achham District in the far west of Nepal, police said.