bull's-eye squall

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A violent squall that occurs in otherwise fine weather off southern Africa. In its initial stages the circulation of updraughts and downdraughts as a vortex is largely invisible except for a small cap of cloud with an odd-looking structure, from which the squall derives its name.

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

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