Water in freshly-fallen snow

TitleWater in freshly-fallen snow
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference1976
AuthorsStashko, E. V.
Conference Name44th Annual Western Snow Conference
Series TitleProceedings of the 44th Annual Western Snow Conference
Date PublishedApril 1976
PublisherWestern Snow Conference
Conference LocationCalgary, Alberta
KeywordsSnow water equivalent

Water equivalents of freshly-fallen snow are expressed as a function of representative surface air temperature and snowflake size. The relationship yields a method of approximating past snowfall water equivalents closer than the 10 to 1 rule.