From the base there generally fall local showers of rain or snow (occasionally hail or soft hail).
As was usual with winds having any southerly component, snow and squalls of soft hail were experienced.
Precipitation occurred on twenty-one days, mostly in the form of snow and soft hail.
Much snow, soft hail and sleet fell and some very cold days were experienced.
soft hail, generally a little larger than tapioca and of the same shape, frequently fell.