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Snow is precipitation in the form of flakes of crystalline water ice that falls from clouds. ... The small temperature change from before to after a snowfall is a result of the heat ..... Once the q...

Rain or Snow?: dependent upon temperature

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Most precipitation that reaches the ground actually begins as snow high in the ... as snow. If ground temperature is above 32 F, the freezing level must be located  ...

What temperature does it snow? | Yahoo Answers

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Jan 13, 2008 ... So, at what temp does it need to be at to snow? ... There are three criteria that must be met in order for snow to form: (A) The air must contain ...

CAN IT BE TOO COLD TO SNOW? - Weather Prediction Education

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One phrase that is heard from time to time is that, "it is too cold to snow today". ... The ingredients for snow are: (1) a temperature profile that allows snow to reach  ...

Questions and Answers about Snow - Snow Forecast

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If the light is to travel over any distance it must survive many such scattering events, that is it ... How does snow form if the ground temperature is above freezing?

Weather: What are the perfect snow conditions?

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Feb 11, 2012 ... Snow is usually associated with the winter season, with the snowiest month being January. Snow will fall when the air temperature is below 3C ...

If the temperature is 30 degrees F, why do we sometimes get snow ...

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Precipitation can vary from rain to snow when the temperature is below freezing. ... air that the snow falls through once it leaves the cloud must be sub-freezing.

At what temperature does it snow? - Ask.com

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Whether they stay as snow or turn to rain depends upon the ground and air temperature they pass through. On occasion, a warm layer of air that the snow must ...

Weather Myths: Too Warm for the Snow to Stick? - iWeatherNet

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Feb 2, 2015 ... The following chart shows the actual high and low temperatures for a full ... The objects upon which the snow falls must be colder than 32ºF; ...

Dear Tom, What is the optimal temperature for snow to ...

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Nov 26, 2001 ... Certain atmospheric conditions must exist before snow can occur: the presence of water vapor in air at subfreezing temperatures, a mechanism ...

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All About Snow | How Snow Forms | National Snow and Ice Data ...

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This magnified image of snow crystals was captured by a low-temperature scanning electron microscope (SEM). The pseudo colors commonly found in SEM ...

Snow at above freezing temperatures | ScienceBits

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Did you ever wonder how can it snow at above freezing temperatures? Well, the naive explanation is that it simply takes time for the snowflakes to melt once they  ...

How is snow formed? - Met Office

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Nov 19, 2014 ... Snow is formed when temperatures are low and there is moisture - in the form of tiny ice crystals - in the atmosphere. When these tiny ice ...