Definition of snowfall
: a fall of snow; specifically : the amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a given period
Examples of snowfall in a Sentence
The yearly snowfall here is over 30 feet!
30 feet of annual snowfall
The area is expecting heavy snowfall this weekend.
Recent Examples of snowfall from the Web
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The authors predict that the problem will worsen as climate change reduces winter snowfall and summer rainfall in the region and low flows become more common.
The competitors’ opening challenge was to run through 12 miles of snow and mud, residual from heavy winter snowfalls, as the course ascended 2,300 feet to the 8,500-foot level.
With record-breaking snowfall in recent months, California’s springtime snowpack is at nearly double its normal level.
His latest project is FX's Snowfall from creator John Ridley.
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So, forecasts initially predicted a slight decline in lake levels this summer compared with last year, because of mild winter temperatures and relatively little snowfall and ice cover.
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First Known Use of snowfall
SNOWFALL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of snowfall for English Language Learners
: an amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a particular period of time
SNOWFALL Defined for Kids
Definition of snowfall for Students
1 : a fall of snow
2 : the amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a certain period
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