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Third Journey (MS 107/2)

28th November 1778


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[28th november 1778]
28

nog het selfde weder de wind n:w: stormbuyen met regen gepasseerde nagt op de bergen in ‘t noorden veel gesneeuwt. tegen den avond bedaart nog w n w wind. met generale observatie hier, dat het met stil weer vriest. na het eindigen der storm. term 50 ­ 60 ­ 55.

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[28th November 1778]
28

Still the same weather. The wind north west. Stormshowers with rain. Last night it snowed heavily on the mountains to the north. It grew settled towards evening; west north-west wind. Generally it can be observed here that it freezes in calm weather. Thermometer after the storm: 50 degrees to 60 degrees to 55 degrees.