opaque ice formed from partly melted snow or ice; frozen slush.
What Is The Difference Between Snow Flurries And Snow Showers?Snow refers to the partially frozen water vapor which falls in flakes. The expression snow flurries refers to light, intermittent snowfall without significant accumulation. Snow flurries tend to come from stratiform clouds. Snow showers is the label used to refer to a short period of light-to-moderate snowfall, also characterized by a sudden beginning and ending. There is some accumulation with snow showers, and they fall from convective or cumuliform clouds. A snow …
Origin of snow ice
First recorded in 1835–45
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Already Schonberg was half way across to them, heading for where they stood at the up-stream end of the snow-ice.The Crimson Sweater|Ralph Henry Barbour