Freezing rain....

Spirit67_
Level 5

Since: May 13

Location hidden

#1 Feb 13, 2014
How can it be freezing rain at 35 degrees????? These weather people need to go home! I will call the News station if they keep lying and making something out of nothing; I'm not putting up with this today!
Anonymous

Sharon Springs, NY

#2 Feb 13, 2014
Not sure...but it's gonna snow here in the afternoon, schools to the south are closed all day, but here we're closing 11:30AM, and tommorow there's gonna be a delay.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#3 Feb 13, 2014
That's because the 'temperature' is taken about 6 feet above the ground. The air higher up gets much colder and the surfaces of things at ground level can also be slightly cooler than air temp.

As a result, chilled rain falls at nearly the freezing point and changes to ice on contact.

“"*" Always Thinking "*"”

Level 8

Since: Nov 12

Greensburg, IN

#4 Feb 13, 2014
Clem your such a nice guy giving Spirit the time-of-day.
ROTFLMAO

PS: you should become a moderator for this forum. Tee Hee!

Since: Jan 07

Location Shown

#5 Feb 13, 2014
Also the movement of the drop also removes heat


movement of fluids, a process that is essentially the transfer of heat via mass transfer,...



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Owl Gore

Mason, OH

#6 Feb 13, 2014
See, I told you so!!!!!!!

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