heavily overcast

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  • The night, so shining half an hour before, was becoming heavily overcast. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • The sky was heavily overcast and the night was very dark. Cited from The Abolitionists, by John F. Hume
  • He peered out into the night which was heavily overcast -- not a star in sight. Cited from The Conquest of America, by Cleveland Moffett
  • The night was calm and heavily overcast, with no sea more than long, slow swells. Cited from The False Faces, by Vance, Louis Joseph
  • The latter shut down dark, but rainless, although the sky was heavily overcast by clouds. Cited from The Devil's Own, by Randall Parrish
  • By September the sky gets heavily overcast, although the rains pour down.
  • But his face grew stern and his brow heavily overcast as his glance hastily swept the page. Cited from Katherine's Sheaves, by Mrs. George Sheldon
  • This last desperate action was again made by three columns, it was made under a heavily overcast sky, and it was made with little chance of success.
  • He was sitting in the stern of the boat, with a face naturally joyous, heavily overcast. Cited from The Guns of Bull Run, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • By September the sky gets heavily overcast, although the rains are meagre.
  • Now, too, he noticed that the sky had become heavily overcast, and that a strong wind was soughing ominously through the tree tops. Cited from Under the Great Bear, by Kirk Munroe
  • With the coming of nightfall the rain had ceased, but the sky remained heavily overcast and the air was filled with clammy mist. Cited from The Hand Of Fu-Manchu, by Sax Rohmer
  • Weather conditions were poor with heavily overcast skies and patchy showers.
  • The sky was heavily overcast with watery, wicked looking clouds. Cited from Out of Doors--California and Oregon, by J. A. Graves
  • For two more days Charley proudly followed the trail alone, and then came a morning with a heavily overcast sky, and a keen northeast wind blowing in from the bay. Cited from Left on the Labrador, by Dillon Wallace
  • The weather became heavily overcast during the afternoon and then began to snow, and though we got in our 4 hours' march it was with difficulty, and we only made a bit over 5 miles. Cited from Worst Journey in the World, Volumes 1 and 2, by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
  • The cold was less intense, but, looking at the sky, which was heavily overcast, I knew that the rise in temperature betokened the advent of a heavy fall of snow, probably before night. Cited from Jacqueline of Golden River, by H. M. Egbert
  • After leaving the road she found herself in thick bush and as the sky was heavily overcast she presently had recourse to her compass and it was not until then that she discovered to her dismay that she did not have it with her. Cited from Tarzan the Untamed, Edgar R. Burroughs
  • In a frantic effort to free himself, he woke -- with the anguish of his loss fresh upon him -- to find the sky heavily overcast, the breathlessness of imminent storm in the air. Cited from Far to Seek, by Maud Diver
  • But the sun did not show himself on Saturday morning, for the sky was heavily overcast, and before they reached Itigailit Island with the first load of seals snow was falling and the wind was rising. Cited from Bobby of the Labrador, by Dillon Wallace
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