How Is Freezing Rain Formed?


When freezing rain forms, its due to a mixture of warm air and cold air combining. This causes the rain to fall and freeze at the same time. Freezing rain is so dangerous that is can turn roads into slick ice. You can find more information here: http://www. weatherquestions. com/What_causes_freezing_rain. htm
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