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Some areas from the District south are seeing a mix of snow, sleet and rain while, to the north, it’s more snow.
SNOW AND WINTRY MIX CONTINUE OVERNIGHT, ESPECIALLY NORTH OF DISTRICTJASON SAMENOW, WES JUNKER, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Rechargeable hand warmers are susceptible to water damage, so it’s probably best to keep them away from snow and sleet.
BEST HAND WARMERS: BLOCK THE CHILL DURING YOUR FAVORITE WINTER ACTIVITIESPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Some sleet could start mixing in esp south and southeast of town.
AFTER 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW, AN ICY NIGHT AHEAD IN D.C. AREA. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE MONDAY.JASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMAN, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Monday night’s wintry mix generally produced a coating to an inch of snow and sleet from the District northward.
WASHINGTON RECEIVES FIRST MEASURABLE SNOW IN 372 DAYS, WITH ANOTHER THREAT LOOMING SUNDAYJASON SAMENOW, WES JUNKERJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In fact, sleet has been reported as far south as Woodbridge, Waldorf and Southern Maryland.
UPDATED FORECAST: AFTER COATING OF SNOW AND SLEET, PERIOD OF FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE OVERNIGHTJASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMANJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The first storm, expected to come through between Monday afternoon and Tuesday morning, is most likely to bring a wintry mix of snow, sleet, freezing rain and rain to the region.
INCREASING CHANCES FOR A WINTRY MIX EARLY NEXT WEEK IN THE D.C. AREAJASON SAMENOW, WES JUNKERJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With temperatures continuing to fall both near the ground and aloft, we should expect rain and freezing rain to gradually change back to sleet and possibly snow over the coming hours.
SLEET AND SNOW PULL AWAY AFTER MIDNIGHT LEAVING BEHIND FALLING TEMPERATURES AND ICY SPOTSJASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMANDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The weather was cold and the night dark, and there were peppery little showers of sleet.
A LITTLE UNION SCOUTJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS
All winter the cabin in Lonesome Cove slept through rain and sleet and snow, and no foot passed its threshold.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
Then, after standing until almost night in the snow, which had now turned to sleet, the column was headed homeward.
THE COUNTY REGIMENTDUDLEY LANDON VAILL
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WORDS RELATED TO SLEET

  • powder snow
  • sleet
  • slush
  • snow blanket
  • snow crystal
  • snowbank
  • snowdrift
  • snowfall
  • snowflake
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