Careless headlong action
Matter that settles on a bottom or collects on a surface by a natural process
The precipitation of rain, snow and hail is about 55 in.
The precipitation is greatest on the Atlantic seaboard and in the elevated regions of the interior.
About two-thirds of the total precipitation falls in the latter half of the year.
The normal annual precipitation for the entire state is 38.4 in.
Dean never ceased to marvel at the difference of high mountain snow from the heavy, wet precipitation of the East and the endless problems it caused with man and auto.