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old snow

noun
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Examples for old snow
  • The bright sun was blinding as it sparkled off the day-old snow.
  • Snow boards are laid on top of old snow when there is any possibility of new snow falling.
  • The weight of the new snowfall also acts to compress the old snow beneath it.
  • old snow on the top of glaciers, granular and compact but not yet converted into ice.
  • Most of the northern half of the state was paralyzed due to blocked roads as new and old snow combined to drift across the roads.
  • The combined total of new snow, old snow, and ice at observation time is snow depth.
  • old snow on top of glaciers, granular and compact and not yet converted into ice.
  • If you measure all the snow on the ground, including old snow, this is not snowfall but rather snow depth.

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