Europe Snowfall

Europe Snowfall

01 December 2010 12:00 UTC

Europe Snowfall
Europe Snowfall

Meteosat-9 observes early snowfalls over Ireland, the UK and Denmark.

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22 October 2020

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01 December 2010

Note the cloud streets (called lake effect snow in the US) over the North Sea and the Baltic Sea, which occur when cold polar air flows over a relatively warm water surface, generating convective snow bands over and downwind of the sea.

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