The International classification for snow

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TypeArticle
Journal titleTechnical Memorandum, Division of Building Research, National Research Council Canada
Pages111; # of pages: 11
AbstractIn recent years the need for a standard system of classifying solid precipitation and fallen snow has become pressing. Mechanized transport over vast snow-ridden areas, the usefulness of accurate snow surveys in the mountain and upland regions of the world, and the intensified scientific study of lying snow - all these factors made it impelling to devise some reliable and simple method of reporting and recording snow.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-TM-31
NRC number21021
NPARC number20374524
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Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2016-05-09
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