frozen precipitation

frozen precipitation

[¦frōz·ən prə‚sip·ə′tā·shən]
(meteorology)
Any form of precipitation that reaches the ground in frozen form; that is, snow, snow pellets, snow grains, ice crystals, ice pellets, and hail.
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Doing so will allow for more focused exploration of certain atmospheric regimes, including wintertime frozen precipitation, tropical cyclones, and oceanic precipitation.
The plaintiff also argued that a nearby locked door at the head of the ramp might mislead customers into thinking it was an entry point, Kraushaar said.<br />There was also dispute about when the frozen precipitation may have fallen, Kraushaar said.<br />"There was an ice storm two days before the day of the accident," he said.
Temperature inversions, deep freezes, major cold fronts, and even frozen precipitation events all are clearly on display in the.
For most rural folk, this means the possibility of winter storms and freezing or frozen precipitation. Worth noting, every state has had snow at some point.
Figures 22(a)-22(d) compare the simulated snow and ice accumulations (or frozen precipitation accumulations at the surface) from initial time to 0000 UTC 14 February for the sensitivity runs.
If frozen vegetables can come east, why not send back frozen precipitation?
Compared to SiriusXM, a sizable limitation of FIS-B is its inability to differentiate between liquid and frozen precipitation. When compared to Broadcast radar imaging, FIS-B radar has a more blocky appearance, due to its lower resolution.
All that frozen precipitation is forming deep packs of snow across the region.
Shades of blue indicate frozen precipitation (in the upper atmosphere).
"By sometime Saturday evening Eugene should be out of the frozen precipitation," he said Friday.
These 19 acrylic- and vinyl-on-canvas works explore the cleansing properties of frozen precipitation, both on the Lebanese landscape and on the human beings who inhabit it.