snow plume

snow plume

[′snō ‚plüm]
(meteorology)
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It adds that early morning flights are scheduled to take advantage of better weather conditions before winds blow up snow plumes that can obscure the Himalayan panorama.
Amanda Richmond, 54, battled electrical storms, giant snow plumes and freezing temperatures to scale the 8,850m mountain, the highest on earth.