But as the last two days had been very warm, like an Indian summer
, the ice was not now transparent, showing the dark green color of the water, and the bottom, but opaque and whitish or gray, and though twice as thick was hardly stronger than before, for the air bubbles had greatly expanded under this heat and run together, and lost their regularity; they were no longer one directly over another, but often like silvery coins poured from a bag, one overlapping another, or in thin flakes, as if occupying slight cleavages.
A spell of warmer than expected weather in early autumn is often referred to as an Indian summer
And a week later, Soho House in Handsworth plays host to an Indian Summer
Night with a screening of Slumdog Millionaire.
TEESSIDE may be enjoying the sunshine but sadly it is NOT an Indian Summer
, according to weather experts.
British Weather Services senior meteorologist Jim Dale added: "Just when you thought summer was all over, an Indian summer
However those hoping for an Indian Summer
may be disappointed as a low pressure system is expected to start to move in from the west over the weekend, bringing the risk of some rain.
AFTER a wet summer, the North East could finally be getting some sunshine - but don't call it an Indian Summer
Called An Indian Summer
, the initiative begins with a recruitment drive at 21 universities around the UK, a life size model elephant is used to attract attention, and following a selection round at the students' local Indian restaurant, successful students take part in a 24 hour fund raising challenge.
An Indian Summer
track was being used to introduce an Alan Whicker programme about paragliding.
Shame, for an Apache frost and an Indian summer
somehow balance the weather lore books rather splendidly
EXPECTATIONS of sunshine and long hot days may have been washed away by record rainfall this summer, but gardeners as nature's greatest optimists, have high hopes for an Indian Summer
Meanwhile, we'll look for an Indian summer
soon, to tide us over.
As we are in the throes of an Indian Summer
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IT is way too early in the calendar for our classic definition of an Indian summer
but this warm spell does carry some of the traits - clear blue skies, calm and mellow.
BRITAIN will bask in an Indian summer
this week with temperatures set to soar to as high as 27C, weather forecasters predicted.