storm is brewing

storm is brewing

 
1. There is going to be a storm. Look at the clouds. A storm is brewing. A storm is brewing in the west.
2. There is going to be trouble or emotional upset. He looks angry. A storm is brewing.
See also: brew, storm
References in classic literature ?
Sire, I have every reason to believe that a storm is brewing in the south.
Aperfect storm is brewing, and perfect storm is brewing, and Jonny Mac's dark warnings that the patients will suffer even more than the staff 's work-life balance looks like being proved correct.
In Cardiff Bay, meanwhile, another storm is brewing.
Another storm is brewing between the two City Council factions over Councilwoman Linda Parks' nomination of fellow slow-growth advocate Dan Del Campo as a planning commissioner.
But such a reading would fail to account for earlier references to God while the storm is brewing, or to accord with Hurston's attitude toward Christian doctrine and belief in divine omnipotence.
A perfect data storm is brewing formed by the tidal wave of data generated by today's applications combined with the demand for real-time analysis and reporting of information derived from this data," says Ken Levine, CEO of NitroSecurity.
Some are said to have the gift of predicting earthquakes, while others may be able to forecast when a storm is brewing.