Snowmelt is a see also of icemelt.
As nouns the difference between snowmelt and icemelt
is that snowmelt
is runoff from melting snow while icemelt
is the melting of a geographical mass of ice.
Runoff from melting snow
- The snowmelt causes the river to flood.
The melting of a geographical mass of ice.
* 2002 , Ireneo Peter Martini, Victor R Baker, Guillermina Garzón, Flood and megaflood processes and deposits: recent and ancient examples?
- Many of the Sierra Nevada fans have associated perennial streams fed by rainfall, snowmelt or glacial icemelt in the catchments.