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ice pellets

plural noun, Meteorology
precipitation consisting of particles of ice less than 0.2 inches (5 mm) in diameter, occurring either as frozen raindrops or as small hailstones.
Compare hail2 (def 1), sleet, snow pellets. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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