Snow pellets

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Term: Snow pellets
Definition: Snow pellets are brittle and easily crushed; when they fall on hard ground, they bounce and often break up. They always occur in showers. They are often accompanied by snow flakes or rain drops, when the surface temperature is around zero Celsius.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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