Snow showers (w-100-12)

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Two March showers, as the Dutch call them, over lake Markermeer. March showers are small, usually isolated cumulonimbus storms, all frozen and dropping snow, sleet or graupel. Taken in Wijdenes, The Netherlands, in March 2000.

Fuji Superia 100 film, exp. 1/500 sec. at f/5.6 with 28mm lens.