snow accumulation

snow accumulation

[′snō ə‚kyu̇·myə‚lā·shən]
(meteorology)
The actual depth of snow on the ground at any instant during a storm, or after any single snowstorm or series of snowstorms.
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New snow accumulation of 3 to 6 inches is expected in the Capital Region with 6 to 8 inches of accumulation possible across the higher terrain areas.
zoneid=CAZ069) NWS forecasted there would be snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches most of Sunday night and Monday morning.
Snow accumulation reportedly reached almost one metre deep on Monday after another night of flurries.
The National Weather Service said just 1 to 2 inches (3-5 centimeters) of snow accumulation was expected in Atlanta, with higher amounts possible in the city's northern suburbs.
By mid century, however, as temperatures continue to rise, the study shows how the effect of human-induced warming on Antarctica's net snow accumulation should emerge above the noise.
They hope to operate throughout the 11-year solar activity cycle, depending on snow accumulation.
A cold, wet weather system moving across the state will drop lows at Willamette Pass on Highway 58 to below freezing Friday through Tuesday, with snow showers and even some new snow accumulation, the service predicts.
PMD warned about possible flooding in low areas and valleys, as well as about the possibility of snow accumulation on Monday and Tuesday.
The NNA said the Bqarsouna Municipality, in the Dinnieh-Minyeh district, evacuated three houses on the town outskirts after their roofs cracked under the strain of snow accumulation and heavy rainfall.
Tafileh, Apr 12 (Petra) The streets of Amman were flooded by rainwater and several routes in the southern Tafileh Governorate witnessed brief snow accumulation after an out-of-season storm hit the Kingdom and brought a heavy downpour, according to local officials.