Windy here all night.

Been very windy all night here.

Thought some weather terms would be appropriate today as the country seems to be experiencing some very severe weather throughout the United States and beyond. We had 65-75 mile an hour winds all night and KS, IA, NE, CO along with a few other States had 100 mile an hour winds.

Some weather terms:

It’s raining outside today. Gmeyamget ngom zagech.

It’s going to rain tomorrow  Gwi gmeyamget wabek mine weswabek

and day after tomorrow.

It’s a nice day outside. Mno gishget ngom zagech.

It’s warm outdoors today. Yabwamget zagech ngom.

It’s cold outdoors today. Ksen yamget ngom zagech.

It’s cloudy outdoors today. Ngwan kwet zagech ngom.

It’s windy outside today. Nshiw wa nmet ngom zagech.

It’s stormy today. Niska det ngom.

It’s drizzling today. Gmno wes wen ngom.

It’s cool today. Tke yam get ngom.

It’s hot today. Gsha tem get ngom.

It’s going to be a nice day. Wi mno gishget.

It is really hot today. Kwan se ge gzha tem get ngom.

It’s windy today. Noden ngom.

It is unbearably hot! Wiska kte mget!

It is a clear sky today. Mzhe kwet ngom.

Clouds are coming. Bidan kwet.

It’s a really nice warm day. Kwan se ge mno gish get.

The wind is beginning to blow. We ba nmet.

There is a tornado coming. Waw yas to e zhe byat.

It’s a really clear sky. Kwan se ge mzhe kwet.

The wind is blowing in all

directions. Nsho na da nmet.

It’s slippery outdoors today. Zho shkwa mget ngom zagech.

It is melting today. Nge dem get ngom.

Its’ smokey outdoors today. Bkwe nem get ngom zagech.

It’s going to be a really hot day. Gwi pich gzha tem get gnom.

It’s snowing today. Boni mget ngom.

It’s really going to snow tomorrow. Gwi kche bonimke wabek.

It’s really clear today. Kche mzhekwet ngom.

Ni je ezhewebek ibe edayek? What is it like where you folks live?Shonajwamget zagech

Author: neaseno

I was born on Powers Bluff in Wood County, Wisconsin, into a traditional community of Neshnabek. I was raised speaking only native languages, and learned to speak English upon entering school at the age of 6. As of this writing, I am one of 5 remaining Heritage Fluent Speakers of Potawatomi.

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