Wind signifies the power of the spirit and the movement of life. Just as the holy spirit in christianity was said to be ‘a mighty rushing wind’, so such a dream can represent a divine revelation of some sort.
A gale can be symbolic of the spirit we have within us.
The intensity and power of our spiritual belief is depicted by a hurricane – an unpredictable force.
To be winding something up, such as a clock, suggests that we are priming ourselves for action.