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the direction from which the wind is coming
the side of something that is toward the wind
on the side exposed to the wind
"the windward islands"
away from the wind
"they were sailing windward"
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In August, the typical origin point for a tropical system to form is near the Leeward and Windward islands in the Caribbean, where Fred formed and where Grace is likely to form, by September, when peak hurricane season is, this origin area greatly expands to include much of the Caribbean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the western Atlantic as tropical waves track west off the coast of Africa.
Waimanalo and windward Oahu have some of the best beaches in Hawaii sought by people all around the world.
Regardless of development, locally heavy rainfall is possible over the Windward Islands and the northeastern coast of Venezuela Tuesday night and Wednesday.
We are expecting very rough and dangerous surf along with damaging tropical-storm-force and hurricane-force winds over the northern Leeward Islands, and tropical-storm-force winds over the southern Leewards to perhaps the northern Windward Islands, mostly in gusts.
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- sobreventCatalan, Valencian
- luv, luvside, luvartDanish
- luvwärts, windwärtsGerman
- προσηνέμως, προσήνεμοςGreek
- sopravvento, sopraventoItalian
- loefwaarts, windwaarts, loefzijdig, bovenwindsDutch
- [[de]] [[barlavento]]Portuguese
- ветер, наветренный, противRussian
- rüzgar üstü, rüzgâr yönünde, rüzgâra doğruTurkish
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