The water falls back to the earth as rain, snow, sleet, or hail.
They protect literature from rain, sleet and snow.
The first element, water, is created when the heavens (skies) release moisture and it falls to the earth in the form of rain, sleet, hail, and snow.
Riding in driving sleet is, however, no fun at all.
In the afternoon there were heavier showers including sleet across Anglesey's higher ground around 1410 GMT.