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Cold front

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If the cold front is highly unstable, cumulonimbus clouds producing thunderstorms commonly form along the front. Anvil cirrus clouds may ...

Cloud Formation and Weather Fronts - Windows to the Universe

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May 21, 2009 ... Warm fronts produce clouds when warm air replaces cold air by sliding ... Altocumulus clouds usually form in groups and are about...more ...

Weather | Clouds | Cumulus | Cumulonimbus | Cirrus | Stratus | Rain

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Cumulus clouds look like white fluffy balls of cotton wool and mark the vertical extent ... The air associated with a cold front is usually unstable and conducive to  ...

Cold Fronts: colder temperatures and possibly precipitation

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In the example below, temperatures ahead of the cold front are 55 and 62 ... motions along a cold front are typically more vigorous, producing deeper clouds and ...

Weather Fronts - OK-First - Mesonet

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Cold fronts usually bring cooler weather, clearing skies, and a sharp change in wind ... Clouds and precipitation are quite prevalent to the north of the warm front.

Formation of Clouds and Frontal Systems with Cold and Warm Fronts

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Indicators of a approaching warm front are: high cirrus clouds followed by a lowering base ... Visibility is usually pretty good after a cold front passes through and ...

How does a cold front form? | Reference.com

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Cold fronts are formed when air masses that consist of cooler heavier air move in to displace warmer air. An air mass is a large body of air that shares a relatively ...

Weather fronts - cold fronts, warm fronts and air masses

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A cold weather front is defined as the changeover region where a cold air mass is replacing a warmer air mass. Cold weather fronts usually move from northwest ...

What Clouds Are Associated With a Cold Front? | eHow

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Cumulonimbus clouds in a cold front bring rainy weather. Hemera ... They are usually located at elevations of 39,000 feet and higher. Cumulonimbus clouds are ...

Cold Fronts

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The air associated with a cold front is usually unstable and conducive to cumulonimbus cloud formation. Because the upthrust is delivered along a boundary ...

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Cold Fronts - Windows to the Universe

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Aug 12, 2009 ... Commonly, when the cold front is passing, winds become gusty; ... of the front produces cumulus or cumulonimbus clouds and thunderstorms.

Precipitation Along a Cold Front: lifting the warm moist air ahead of it

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The surging blue mass represents colder air behind the cold front (solid blue line) ... along a cold front are typically more vigorous, producing deeper clouds and ...

Fronts | Climate Education Modules for K-12

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Aug 9, 2013 ... If enough moisture exists in the atmosphere at this time, then clouds and ... Cold fronts are usually accompanied with areas of low pressure.