Prognostics of weather
a circle round the Sun or moon. rain in 24. hours.
a great white frost. rain probably within 24. hours.
distant sounds becoming more audible, as the roaring of the river, roaring in the mountains, the going of a mill, rattling of a carriage Etc. rain.
a S.E. wind. rain within 12. hours certain.
a N.W. air in the morning, no thunderstorm that day.
a S.W. rain seldom exceeds 12. hours.
a S.W. wind brings on immediate haze, which continues till rain.
thunder & rain in the morning are always followed by a rainy afternoon.
a N.Easterly rain almost always clears up warm.