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

Date & Time
01 December 2010 12:00 UTC
Satellites
Meteosat-9
Channels/Products
HRV

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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