A gust of wind and sleet rushed through the opening and stung their faces.
But in spite of snow and sleet we filled our days to the brim.
Then the sleet came pouring down and shut everything from sight.
Sleet an' rain minglin', an' porridge ice slammin' ont' shore!
The weather had been stormy, with frequent showers of sleet and snow.
The snow and sleet were blinding, ...