02 E 200406

Ice pellets, snow grains or graupel

Further Subdivision

  1. 02 E 1 200406 Light
  2. 02 E 2 200406 Moderate
  3. 02 E 3 200406 Heavy


White, opaque (Graupel and snow grains) or semi-transparent (for ice pellets) grains with a structure similar to snow are falling as solid precipitation. The grain-size is smaller than 5mm. Graupel falls always in showers, ice pellets and grains never fall in showers.