Morning dawned on about three inches of snowfall and it was still coming down.
He panted, agitated by the snowfall and not having anything else to kill.
Mountain winters were always a surprise to lowlanders and easterners, where the chemistry of moisture played games that produced slush and wet snow, not the sparkling crystals so soft a broom could clear a foot-deep snowfall with a few swishes.
The crowds were lighter than yesterday, due to the heavy snowfall making not only climbing difficult, but viewing a wet and laborious task.
She stood before the panoramic window of his lair, gazing at snowfall so thick, it hid the nearby mountains from sight.
In winter the snowfall is very light, and even this is frequently removed by warm winds from the west.
In the district on the east of the main island the snowfall is insignificant, seldom attaining a depth of more than four or five inches and generally melting in a few days, while bright, sunny skies are usual.
The average annual snowfall for the state is about 5 in., ranging from 19 in.
In the Adirondack region the snowfall is heavy, the winter long and severe.
There is a heavy snowfall in winter on the mountains, and in a large portion of eastern Washington the average annual snowfall is 40 in.
Above sea-level, being lower on the Pacific side where the heaviest snowfall comes in winter than on the drier north-eastern side.
Inland beyond the Coast Range the precipitation and general climate are, like those of Ontario, comparatively mild and with moderate snowfall towards the south, but with keen winters farther north.
The Selkirk Mountains have a heavy rainfall and a tremendous snowfall on their western flanks, but very much less precipitation on their eastern side.
The copious snowfall protects vegetation, supplies moisture, and contributes nitrogen to the soil.
Between Georgian Bay and Ottawa the winters are less cold, but usually with a plentiful snowfall; while the summers are warm and sometimes even hot.