came, and again the men were able to quench their thirst.
Takeo launched another strike at the Americans, but found only rainsqualls
and empty ocean.
I'm thinking of a day last summer dodging rainsqualls
south of Cat Cay.
dropped just enough water for occasional sips while birds and small sharks they caught bare-handed provided meager sustenance.
After more than an hour and two rainsqualls
, I had cut the gap in half.
After passing Stewart Island, the weather went from a series of 60 knot rainsqualls
with 45 knots in the intervals to almost nothing, but still with a very big swell.
Then, on September 10, as the convoy sailed through rainsqualls
, it ran head on into "Gruppe Vorwarts"--13 U-boats that had been tracking its movements since dawn.
The Atlantic Ocean slapped and purled against the coastline a few miles away; between rainsqualls
, the sun beat down like a mallet.
All the Japanese task forces were under clouds and rainsqualls
. The U.S.
The weather begins to turn foul, with high winds and blustering rainsqualls
, and because we laid over a day at the Judith to swim and loaf we begin to feel pressed to make time.
April 7 dawned overcast, with rainsqualls
sweeping the decks of the flotilla.