Definition of Sleet

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Sleet

The term 'Sleet' as it applies to the area of the weather can be defined as ' (PL) - Sleet is defined as pellets of ice composed of frozen or mostly frozen raindrops or refrozen partially melted snowflakes. These pellets of ice usually bounce after hitting the ground or other hard surfaces. Heavy sleet is a relatively rare event defined as an accumulation of ice pellets covering the ground to a depth of ' or more'.

The term 'Sleet' as it applies to the area of reclamation can be defined as ' Precipitation that consists of clear pellets of ice; sleet is formed when raindrops fall through a layer of cold air and freeze'.


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