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2   number - happen
weather        mua teva'ane
             
  weather   --   it's clouded over aia moumouke
  it's fine en oras irauni   it's foggy hau
  it's hot mua timine   it's windy pari sune
  it's warm mua timi-timine serika timine   it's raining aia uta     aza uta  *
  it's cold mua nikare      
  it's sunny vacu pite *   The combination "aia" is pronounced "aza"
        in some Fataluku areas.
             
  wind pari   rain aia
  cloud mouki   rainbow aravei
  fog / mist hau   snow jelu isi
  dew vari   hail aia mataru
             
             
  whirlwind pari siriku    
  tornado refuti   tropical tropikal
  storm pari kaparana   climate klima
  thunder cilafai     weather forecast tempu acakneceremunu
  lightning laikere   global warming mu'a auf itiminana
  hurricane pari muafatana    
             
sili-silile   a little breeze azalori        long, heavy rain (e.g. three days)  
Pari sune.   It's windy. azauta,    aiauta rain
Pari tali sune. There's a strong wind. azaliri-liri,   aia liri-liri sprinkle,  drizzle
Pari asune. The wind blows on me. Aza vaari uta. It's always raining.
moruke   blows strongly Aia vaari uta.  
      Aza hai(n) uta. It's starting to rain.
pari kapare   a fierce wind Aia hai(n) uta.  
elu valiuru, kapare savage waves Aza tali(n) uta. It's raining heavily.
tahi valiuru, kapare savage, very rough sea Aia tali(n) uta.  
Vaci timine an e'eleve? Will it be warm or cool today?
Noup aiautana, vacu pite. Tomorrow we'll have rain, sunshine.
Malai mua nae e'eleve an timine? What's the climate abroad?
Tali elevet' jelu nau isi. It's cold enough for snow.
Refuti mau lee nauku loli (mila). The whole house was destroyed in a tornado.
Pari moruke aviaun akam ipile. In a strong wind the plane doesn't fly.
Pari moruke, vaihula fati-fati. A strong wind blows and the windows rattle.
weather: additional material       mua teva'ane: upata'a itavanana