Azed Competition No. 2425  Azed Slip  |  ◀  2421  |  2428  ▶  |  Other competitions  |  ordStats
No.DateClue wordClue typeClues
2425 Dec 2018EPILIMNION normal22


AwardClue writerClueExplanation
FirstD. F. ManleySimon P is on Galilee’s, faltering – with SOS, gale’s goneanag. less SOS, gale’s, & lit.; ref. Matthew 14, 29-32
SecondM. BarleySurface water is involved in pile-up on M1 (you can’t see what’s ahead)anag. less up
ThirdP. McKennaPossibly this warmer water on coast is changing opinions on climatecomp. anag.
VHCP. B. AlldredStormy El Nino and unlimited limpid waters of the upper lakeanag. less l, d
VHCT. C. BorlandTop layer of mere lino? I’m revelling in distressed pineanag. in anag.
VHCDr J. BurscoughLake superiorly boasted, ‘I’m No. 1 in ELP’anag.; ref. Emerson, Lake & Palmer; boast = shape roughly
VHCE. DawidEssentially tepid, I’m in and on top of lake circulatinganag. incl. epi, l, & lit.
VHCV. DixonStruggling PM, one in the middle of boiling hot water – staying on top?anag. incl. ili
VHCW. DreverRecord I draw on includes current top band from the LakesI in EP I limn on
VHCJ. FaircloughI’m on short pier in lake, making waves in warm surface wateranag. incl. pie(r), l
VHCDr I. S. FletcherWhere ultimately less cold temperature implicit, no end of phytoplankton floating?e + anag. incl. n less c, t, & lit.
VHCH. FreemanThis would one in mini pedalo displace?anag. with a, ’d, & lit.
VHCR. GilbertUnder extreme pressure, I paint early hint of iridescence on surface water of lakeEP + I limn + I + on
VHCR. J. HealdWarm surface of water around edge of Pacific island is El Niño, I’m tippingP, I in anag.
VHCG. JohnstoneSuperior band, say, in EMI No. 1 LP hitanag.; ref. Lake Superior
VHCDr J. B. ReidSuperior perhaps gets this at the top while minion plies endless grindanag. less s; ref. Lake Superior
VHCDr S. J. ShawI’m located just below one on surface of lake engaged in swimming in openi + l + I’m in anag., & lit.
VHCP. L. StoneE.g. Victoria’s warm liquid lips on mine transported one for a secondanag. with I for s
VHCJ. R. TozerTop of the Lake: mostly great picture once Campion drops affectationsepi(c) limn (Camp)ion; ref. TV drama dir. by Jane C.; picture vb, camp2 n
VHCMs S. WallaceShivering in Polish winter I’m wanting woolly shirt with mere top layer of warmthanag. less anag. incl. w
VHCA. J. WardropCook pimiento left for short time in warm wateranag. with l for t
VHCA. WhittakerOne in limpid, endlessly fluctuating, warm layer of wateranag. less d

HCs in competition 2425 awarded to:

S. J. L. BallJ. GrimesS. J. O’BoyleP. Tharby
D. J. BexsonA. H. HarkerR. J. PalmerK. Thomas
Ms K. BoltonM. HodgkinM. G. PayneR. J. Whale
J. G. BoothJ. C. LeylandA. PlumbG. H. Willett
R. BowdenI. & G. MacnivenJ. & A. PriceK. & J. Wolff
C. J. BroughamP. W. MarlowS. RandallDr E. Young
D. CarterC. G. MillinA. D. Scott 
M. CoatesT. J. MooreyI. Simpson 
P. FinanD. J. R. OgilvieR. C. Teuton