snow cloud

snow cloud

[′snō ‚klau̇d]
(meteorology)
A popular term for any cloud from which snow falls.
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Earlier in the afternoon Snow Cloud is rated the one to beat in the Market Cross Jewellers Maiden Auction Stakes.
The pedestrian caught his breath and began to look timorously out into the snow cloud ahead .
Clumps of strap-like leaves rise to stout stems crowned with large rounded heads of blue flowers often ageing to purple or alternatively its white partners Albidus or Snow Cloud.
Snow Cloud cannot run as fast as the other children and is often left behind.
Quaking like a wind-blown aspen leaf, I stared at the snow cloud drifting back to earth.
The looming battle between the league's owners and players over a new collective-bargaining agreement is a snow cloud over this frigid city and is only expected to get worse.
His Prunus incisa cherry selections Snow Cloud and Fair Elaine were from the arboretum's cherry germplasm pool.
But she forecast that the snow cloud could have a silver lining because there were falls last May - just two weeks before the heatwave.
Hu noted that knowing the size of carbon dioxide snow cloud particles on Mars might help researchers understand the properties and behavior of dust in the planet's atmosphere.
Arun Thakur, aged six, read Polar Bear and the Snow Cloud to Isobel Spence, aged three, Laura Rowlands, Year 2 teacher, organised the event.
On the first day, two massive avalanches collided creating a powerful 200-metre high snow cloud (nearly the height of the Eiffel Tower) and depositing five metres of snow.
Representing the Sprint Cupwinning connections of trainer David O'Meara and owners Middleham Park Racing, Snow Cloud was strong in the market on her Ripon debut in early May, suggesting she has shown the Nawton handler plenty at home.