26th. Hazy & lowering in the Morning—clear about Noon—but moderately raining by intervals afterwards till eight Oclock at Night when it cleared & the wind blew pretty fresh from the westward. There was but little wind in the day and that Southerly.
- Cite as
- “[Diary entry: 26 February 1780],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified March 30, 2017, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-03-02-0006-0003-0026. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 3, 1 January 1771–5 November 1781, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978, p. 346.]