sky was overcast

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  • The sky was overcast, and in any country but this we should have expected rain. Cited from Cyprus, as I Saw it in 1879, by Samuel W. Baker #6
  • The sky was overcast in the early part of the evening and now the rain began to fall. Cited from See America First, by Orville O. Hiestand
  • The afternoon cleared up a little but after dark the sky was overcast. Cited from Three Expeditions into the Interior of Eastern Australia, by Mitchell
  • In the evening the entire sky was overcast and not a star was to be seen. Cited from Combed Out, by Fritz August Voigt [AKA: F.A.V.]
  • One recollection from these weeks is associated with a night when the sky was overcast. Cited from Recollections Of My Childhood And Youth,G. Brandes
  • Two hours later the whole sky was overcast and the blizzard had fully developed. Cited from Scott's Last Expedition Volume I, by Captain R. F. Scott
  • Still, the sky was overcast, and the clouds were passing rapidly over us. Cited from Expeditions to Sth. Australia II,Charles Sturt
  • Little by little the sky was overcast, and even the lines of the falling rain were no longer visible. Cited from The Night Horseman, by Max Brand
  • Next morning the sky was overcast, and the short day was as dark as our twilight. Cited from The Junior Classics, Various
  • The whole sky was overcast with clouds, and it began to spot with fine rain. Cited from The Darling and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Since first our sky was overcast:-- Ah, would that this might be the last! Cited from Cowper, by Goldwin Smith
  • Although the sky was overcast, the wind was very light and more than half the day was gone before the two vessels were within range.
  • The winter twilight came earlier than usual, for the sky was overcast. Cited from Saxe Holm's Stories, by Helen Hunt Jackson
  • There was a light breeze from the south, dead against us, and the sky was overcast. Cited from The South Pole, Vols 1 and 2, Roald Amundsen
  • The moon had been up for an hour, but the sky was overcast thick with clouds. Cited from Between Whiles, by Helen Hunt Jackson
  • The sky is overcast, and Italy without sun is like a face in a mask. Cited from Letters of Anton Chekhov, by Anton Chekhov
  • This was relatively effective except when the sky was overcast.
  • The sky was overcast, but towards the east the grey light of approaching dawn was beginning to appear. Cited from The Great War As I Saw It, by Frederick George Scott
  • It was very dark, and the sky was overcast, though just above us a star or two was shining, very large and clear. Cited from The Ashiel mystery, by Mrs. Charles Bryce
  • The sky was overcast, and not a star was to be seen. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
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