Tiempo, Clima y Desastres Naturales - Weather, Climate and Natural Disasters

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el relámpago
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bolt / flash of lightning

la brisa de mar
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sea breeze

el efecto (de) invernadero
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greenhouse effect

la ola de calor / la onda de calor
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heat wave

el frente atmosférico
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weather front

thunderclap

el clima de montaña
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Alpine climate

el clima curativo
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healing climate

el clima benigno
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benign climate

el clima seco
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arid climate

el clima desértico
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desert climate

neblinoso
literario
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misty

brumoso
literario
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hazy

el monzón
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monsoon

la llovizna
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misty rain

la depresión atmosférica
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atmospheric depression

el deshielo
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thaw

to thaw

el hojo del huracán
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eye of the hurricane

las precipitaciones
formal
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precipitations

bolt (of lightning)

la ráfaga de viento
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wind gust

el soplo de viento
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puff of air

la inundación
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flood

la corriente (de aire)
[BrE]
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draught

despejarse / escampar
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to clear up

estar empapado (hasta los huesos)
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to soak

dew

chilly weather

el grado centígrado
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Celsius centigrade

la sequía
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drought

el aguanieve / la cellisca
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sleet

el vendaval
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gale

la visibilidad
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visibility

desmayarse
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to flood

las descargas eléctricas
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electric discharges

la nubosidad
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cloudiness / cloud cover

la ventisca de nieve
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blizzard

la ola de frío
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cold spell

aurora

la aurora boreal
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aurora borealis / northern lights

ser alcanzado por un rayo
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to be struck by lightning

Llueve a cántaros.
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It pours with rain.

Hace un tiempo de perros.
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The weather is foul.

suavizarse
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to ease off

scorching

la tromba de aire
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whirlwind

oversupply

bartender

los desechos
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waste

la destrucción
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destruction


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