brown snow

brown snow

[¦brau̇n ¦snō]
(meteorology)
Snow intermixed with dust particles.
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Northeast in the past few months (or, heck, even Atlanta), and a plow has come by and left your sedan or sports car under a blanket of brown snow.
But if I'd shovelled up the brown snow I'd also have faced prosecution.
Dylan's completely cracked sandpaper voice pulls a big fat Santa sledge of brown snow across some dainty Christmas arrangements and hokey, corny backing vocals.
George Goulet of South Uxbridge, a former Finance Committee member, said a friend of his talked about the brown snow that falls on his property near a Rhode Island power plant.