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The English word "storm" originated from an old Anglo-Saxon word which meant to stir - referring to the visual commotion of wind, rain, snow and clouds, as well as their effect on objects and living creatures on the ground.
A number of different Hebrew and Greek words of the Holy Scriptures are translated as "storm" or "stormy":
"Fire, and hail; snow, and vapours; stormy wind fulfilling His Word"
Many of the references to storms in Bible History and Prophecy involve God's wrath upon the wicked. The physical universe was a creation, a manifestation, of the Spirit of God; when the LORD is wrathful, it's "natural" for "nature" to be wrathful too.
"21:17 How oft is the candle of the wicked put out! [see What Does Wicked Mean?] and how oft cometh their destruction upon them! God distributeth sorrows in his anger. 21:18 They are as stubble before the wind, and as chaff that the storm carrieth away." (Job 21:17-18 KJV)
God's Spiritual Presence in His physical Creation (something that even many pagans realize to some degree) is plainly described in His World - and His Word.
"148:1 Praise ye the LORD. Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights. 148:2 Praise ye him, all his angels: praise ye him, all his hosts. 148:3 Praise ye him, sun and moon: praise him, all ye stars of light. 148:4 Praise him, ye heavens of heavens, and ye waters that be above the heavens. 148:5 Let them praise the name of the LORD: for he commanded, and they were created [see Christ The Creator]. 148:6 He hath also stablished them for ever and ever: he hath made a decree which shall not pass.
It's for that same reason that those who trash and pollute God's Creation ("the earth mourneth and fadeth away") are committing a direct blasphemy against God i.e. "the earth also is defiled under the inhabitants thereof."
"24:1 Behold, the LORD maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof. 24:2 And it shall be, as with the people, so with the priest; as with the servant, so with his master; as with the maid, so with her mistress; as with the buyer, so with the seller; as with the lender, so with the borrower; as with the taker of usury, so with the giver of usury to him. 24:3 The land shall be utterly emptied, and utterly spoiled: for the LORD hath spoken this word. 24:4 The earth mourneth and fadeth away, the world languisheth and fadeth away, the haughty people of the earth do languish. 24:5 The earth also is defiled under the inhabitants thereof; because they have transgressed the laws, changed the ordinance, broken the everlasting covenant." (Isaiah 24:1-5 KJV)