- a storm of freezing rain and widespread glaze formation.
Origin of ice storm
Examples from the Web for ice storm
Historical Examples of ice storm
The oversight is strange, for in America the ice-storm is an event.
If anything could get through the ice-storm to-night, it was those two!The Ordeal
Charles Egbert Craddock
The ice-storm occurs in midwinter, and usually its enchantments are wrought in the silence and the darkness of the night.
It occurs to me now that I have never seen the ice-storm put upon canvas, and have not heard that any painter has tried to do it.
Happily, Captain De Haven was spared the necessity of choosing between the alternatives: the ice-storm did not reach us.Adrift in the Arctic Ice Pack
Elisha Kent Kane
- mainly US a storm of freezing rain that deposits a glaze of ice on the ground