https://nsidc.org/cryosphere/snow/science/formation.html

This magnified image of snow crystals was captured by a low-temperature ... layered structure made up of a variety of snow grains, reflecting the weather and  ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snow

Snow refers to forms of ice crystals that precipitate from the atmosphere (usually from clouds) .... The corresponding depletion of water vapor causes the ice crystals to grow at the droplets' expense. ... While heavy snowfall often occurs during blizzard conditions, falling snow is not a requirement, as blowing snow can create a ...

http://passporttoknowledge.com/storm/why/precipitation.htm

Precipitation: What makes clouds, rain, snow, hail and sleet ... "to fall from") will be rain or the hail associated with thunderstorms, or the snow, sleet and freezing  ...

https://www.weatherquestions.com/What_causes_snow.htm

Nov 28, 2010 ... Brief, simplified description of the causes of snow. ... The cloud water (or cloud ice) is collected by falling ice particles, which grow as the ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bl7K4D3ccfE

Jan 25, 2013 ... We all associate snow with wintry and stormy conditions. But how does it form? In this video Charlie explains how snow forms and how it is ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cf6El0mI1fM

Mar 16, 2017 ... For snow to form you need two things. An atmospheric temperature below freezing and sufficient moisture in the air. The process begins with ...

http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/guides/mtr/fcst/prcp/rs.rxml

These snow flakes develop somewhere above the freezing level where the air temperature is less than 32 F (the dashed blue line), and begin to fall toward the  ...

https://easyscienceforkids.com/how-is-snow-made/

Nov 18, 2013 ... How is Snow Made? The first snowfall of the year is always exciting, isn't it? You love crunching through the snow, making a snowman and ...

https://adventure.howstuffworks.com/outdoor-activities/snow-sports/snow-maker1.htm

One common notion is that machine-made snow is artificial. This is not really the ... If the droplets get too heavy, they fall in the form of precipitation. If it is cold ...

https://www.onthesnow.com/news/a/15171/what-makes-snow-fall

We all understand that sliding on snow is a good thing, but how does it get from the clouds to beneath our freshly waxed boards?