snowfall


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Synonyms for snowfall

precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals

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Three teams from the Baisakhi Brigade of Blazing Sword Division toiled for than seven hours till midnight at an altitude of more than 13,000 feet in order to rescue every single person stuck in the snowfall, according to army's official statement.
Heavy snowfall was also reported from remote Galey Maidan and Srei Oba areas.
In Chitral, the Lowari Tunnel was closed due to excessive snowfall on both sides of the tunnel, causing authorities to fear an avalanche.
According to the Pakistan Meterological Department (PMD) a senior official said, 'About one feet snowfall has been reported in the area, he said and added more snowfall is expected in the days ahead in Murree and its adjoining areas.
br"We were expecting snowfall from the morning as the city was surrounded with clouds from early morning, I have brought my children into Hanna Orrak to enjoy the snowfall.
Rain-thunderstorm with snowfall over the hills is expected at isolated places in North East Balochisan and Sindh on Sunday and Monday while in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA from Sunday to Tuesday.
Snowfall has also hired Dallas-based Chad Moreman to serve as the company's manager of business development.
Because snowfall rate is a good indicator of snow accumulations on the ground, snowfall models that include aspect ratio and orientation improve snowfall measurements, which is beneficial for many uses, including water resource management and avalanche mitigation.
Drivers were caught snowfall unprepared and many were stranded on the road.
According to details, Mingora city received snowfall during mid-night of Thursday while its outskirts and tourists spots Kalam, Bahrain, Madyan and Malamjabba received heavy snowfall which turned the weather dropped below zero Celsius.
A new study suggests that the Earth's polar regions and highest altitudes will experience an increase in snowfall as carbon dioxide levels rise over the next century, but overall, snowfall around the globe will decrease.
Avalanche danger in the Bulgarian mountains is unusually high due to the excessive snowfall combined with stints of warm days, warned Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service director Kiril Rusev.
GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Heavy snowfall and chilly winds have brought life to a standstill in southern Ghazni province, officials and residents said on Sunday.
AFYONKARAHISAR/BURSA, Mar 10, 2011 (TUR) -- Heavy snowfall continue to paralyze life in many corners of Turkey on Wednesday.
Large portions of Antarctica's icy land-mass may be storing enough snowfall to slow the rise in sea level suspected to be caused by global warming.