A storm with high winds or violent gusts but little or no rain.(noun)
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Use "windstorm" in a sentence
"A county spokesman calls the windstorm "probably the worst" in more than a decade"
"This market called "windstorm insurance" exists to supplement "normal" homeowner insurance, and is currently offered in Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Texas."
"L.A. County spokesman calls the windstorm "probably the worst" in over a decade"