Dream Interpretation Storm | Dream Meanings
(see Disasters, Lightning, Rain, Snow, Wind) Internal or external conflict.
Emotional buildup that threatens to rage freely if you don’t find a constructive outlet for that energy.
An emotional release that leads to liberation (like a good cry), just as rain is figuratively “released” from clouds to nourish the land.
Heavy misfortunes which will vanish (Gypsy).
Emotional downpour; many inner changes taking place; cleansing, purification. Suppressed emotions, fears, anxieties have surfaced. Release of frustration. Things look darkest before the storm. After the clearing, you will feel renewed.
Storms are obstacle dreams and portend a season of discontent from which you will only recover when you realize that you are the master of your own fate.
See also Rain, Snow, and Hail.
A storm, like everything that comes from the sky, has a sacred character. In dream terms, a storm suggests the possibility that difficulties will arise in your personal relationships. You should try to catch the self-destructive impulses that you occasionally try, as the conflict could occur at any moment. In whatever case, you have to search for the way in which to reconcile with your inner self. Only this way will you find calmness.
Everything in our life is a reflection on us and this hold true in our dreams.
The storm in your dreams may be a reflection of some difficulty in your life. Consider all of the details and notice if you took shelter from the storm or were you swept away by it. Did the storm pass you by, were you safe, or did you suffer? All of us experience difficulties in life and our dreams make an attempt to bring us into awareness and out of denial. Think about the storms in your life, how you will weather them, and what you can do to make them subside.
To see and hear a storm approaching, foretells continued sickness, unfavorable business, and separation from friends, which will cause added distress.
If the storm passes, your affliction will not be so heavy. See Hurricane and Rain.
also see Lightning and Thunder
1- In dreams a storm indicates a personal emotional outburst. We may feci we arc being battered by- events or emotions. It can also signify anger.
2- When we are in difficulty; for instance, in a relationship, a storm can bring release. When an argument is not appropriate in everyday life, in dreams a storm can clear our ‘emotional air’.
3- Spiritually a storm symbolises the creative power. Thunder and lightning are the tools of the storm gods.
Dreams of a storm signify that a change is in the air and transformation is afoot. This dream may be helping you to vent your feelings of overwhelm, and to release feelings of shock regarding your life structures being blown to bits. Keep in mind, that if you find your center in the midst of a storm, they you will have a sense of exhilaration in the midst of these changing times. See Venting Dreams and Breakdown/Breakthrough Dreams.
1. Represents emotional difﬁculty.
2. One is unsure if he/she can make it through something.
3. If lightning ﬂashes, one may have an insight.
Another obstacle dream.
Storms in dreams represent issues that are worrying you in real life, and can be interpreted by how you react to them in the dream.
If you take shelter from the storm, the problems in real life will soon pass.
If you cannot escape the storm, you will need the help of others to deal with your real life problem.
See Hurricane, Wind.
An obstacle dream or possibly a symbol of breaking out, being liberated from or through intellectual efforts. Storm of emotions. Try to be either more or less emotional.
Vision: Being in a storm: you will face a hard tight and the best defense is good preparation. Struggling through a storm: be prepared for problems and losses. Listening to a storm roaring outside: bad news ahead. See Air, Hurricane, Thunderstorm, Wind.
Depth Psychology: The storm is a symbol of strong feelings and fears that have your emotions in an uproar. Storms are usually a sign that you feel your livelihood is in danger. Do something to calm the “inner turmoil” so that you can return to calm and tranquil waters! Getting caught in a storm: expect an emotional storm—you have ignored all warnings so far.
Taking shelter from a storm indicates that whatever disturbance is occurring in the dreamer’s business or personal life will quickly blow over.
To dream of a storm implies that you are experiencing extreme hardships and shocking misfortunes in your life.
The storm may also symbolize suppressed feelings, terror, hostility, or wrath. On a more positive note, the storm indicates that your personality is emerging to the surface.
To dream that you take cover in a storm implies that the hardships and obstacles will only last a short time. You will be able to overcome them. You possess stamina and intensity to overcome these issues.
Spiritually a storm symbolizes the creative power. Thunder and lightning are the tools of the storm gods. Consulting the entries for anger, emotions, god / gods, lightning, rain, thunder / thunderbolts and weather will provide further information.
Psychological / emotional perspective: When we are in difficulty, for instance, in a relationship, a storm can bring release. When an argument is not appropriate in everyday life, in dreams a storm can clear our ‘emotional air’.
Material aspects: In dreams a storm indicates a personal emotional outburst. We may feel we are being battered by events or emotions. It can also signify anger.
Warning one of an approaching crisis or tumultuous outburst is for the purpose of preparing to overcome or avert it
A storm is a symbol of an emotional disturbance, since in most cases water is involved, and water is the ultimate symbol of emotions. Rain symbolizes tears and grief, and wind connects to thoughts and intellect. When these two elements of the human condition combine in very violent ways, a storm is born.
A storm in your dream is evidence that some challenging situation in your life is either coming soon or just about to pass, as all storms move on eventually.
Representative of distresses in life, Ps. 107:28-29
Anger, emotional outburst; feeling battered by events or emotions. Storm is approaching: a sense of difficult times ahead; anger or passion building up. Idioms: bend before the storm; storm in a teacup, take by storm; weather the storm.
(1) A storm may symbolize a conflict, cither in a relationship or within yourself.
(2) It may symbolize an outburst of emotion. In this case, the dream may be urging you to get detachment. At the same time, the outburst may be just what is needed to make a breakthrough to a new phase of personal development - just as storms bring fertilizing rain.