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flurry

Hunting the death spasms of a harpooned whale

flurry

[′flər·ē]
(meteorology)
A brief shower of snow accompanied by a gust of wind, or a sudden, brief wind squall.
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The Chilly Dogs Blue Flurries Sweater is a beautifully crafted sweater that is hand-knit with 100% wool and made with all-natural dyes that come from plants, not chemicals.
Here in the South, we don't get to see snow like that, especially when we only had a 20 percent chance of flurries
SNOW flurries and freezing conditions hit South Wales yesterday as daytime temperatures plunged as low as -2degC.
Chavez and Lee exchanged flurries of hard punches in the fourth round and Chavez stung the Irishman with body blows in the fifth, Lee unafraid to take the power punches of the champion but taking the worse of the punishment.
A TAP dancing Santa, snow flurries, actors skating on ice and a levitating ghost are just some of the highlights.
Temperatures are expected to fall to just 1C in upland areas and snow flurries could hit anywhere.