heavy snow

noun

: a large amount of snow
The weatherman is forecasting heavy snow.

Examples of heavy snow in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Taylor Swift resumed her Eras Tour in Tokyo Wednesday after weather officials warned her fans about unusually heavy snow that hit the city. Lisa Gutierrez, Kansas City Star, 7 Feb. 2024 The heavy snow will spread further inland this week, reaching parts of higher elevation in Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico, the service said. •At least two people killed: At least two people have died in the severe weather after getting hit by falling trees. Christina Maxouris, CNN, 6 Feb. 2024 Light and moderate rain will continue from the Bay Area to San Diego -- and heavy snow in the mountains -- by 3 p.m., causing the flood threat to continue. Kenton Gewecke, ABC News, 4 Feb. 2024 The result was cooling and freezing of moisture into thick clouds and moderately heavy snow. Jeff Halverson, Washington Post, 20 Jan. 2024 By Sunday morning, heavy rain is expected along much of the California coast, with heavy snow in the mountains. Kenton Gewecke, ABC News, 3 Feb. 2024 Mountain travel will become treacherous in the central part of the state as heavy snow is expected, with the Sierra Nevada forecast to see up to 4 feet of snowfall. Aya Elamroussi, CNN, 2 Feb. 2024 Winter storms can bring heavy snow to the region, though average highs are generally from the mid-30s to the mid-50s and average lows range from 9 degrees Fahrenheit to the teens and 20s from November to April. Brandon Perlman, Travel + Leisure, 29 Jan. 2024 Winter storm warnings for heavy snow and strong winds are also active in the Midwest and Great Lakes. Kerry Breen, CBS News, 12 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Heavy snow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heavy%20snow. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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