Thunder Snow

Science / Weather / Thunder Snow: A wintertime thunderstorm from which falls snow instead of rain. Violent updrafts and at or below freezing temperatures throughout the atmosphere, from surface to high aloft, discourage the melting of snow and ice into rain. Intense snowfall rates often occur during these situations.

Other Words for Thunder

Thunder Adjective Synonyms: roll, reverberate, boom, roar, rumble, resound, explode, crash, crack, blast
Thunder Verb Synonyms: roll, reverberation, boom, booming, roar, roaring, pealing, rumble, rumbling, crash, crashing, crack, cracking, explosion, blast
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Snow Shower

Science / Weather / Snow Shower: Frozen precipitation in the form of snow, characterized by its sudden beginning and ending. It is reported as 'SHSN' in an observation and on the METAR. MORE

Snow Squall

Science / Weather / Snow Squall: A heavy snow shower accompanied by sudden strong winds, or a squall. MORE

Snowballing

Business / Finance / Snowballing: A revision to the Bretton Woods international monetary system that was signed at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., in December 1971. Included were a new set of par values, widened bands MORE

Snowbird Program

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Snowbird Program : A term used to describe a form of alternative work arrangement whereby employees (typically retired individuals) move to warmer climents in the winter months and return to work only during the Spring MORE

Snow Roller

Science / Weather / Snow Roller: The product of moist, cohesive snow that when initiated by wind rolls across the landscape, gathering snow until it can no longer move. It is shaped like a rolled sleeping bag, some reaching four feet MORE

Snow Plow

Entertainment / Bowling / Snow Plow: Normally a ball that hits high and plows through the pins for a strike. A strike ball. MORE

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