Like all clouds, stratus clouds are made of water vapor, water droplets and even ice crystals. Stratus clouds are identified not by what they are composed of, but by their general ...
... fog when the ambient air temperature decreases, increasing the relative
humidity. Once the temperature drops below the dew point, a stratus cloud can
form. More »
If you see stratus clouds, that's the time to get inside and stay there. Stratus
clouds mean rain if it is warm and snow if it is cold. They look like a huge gray
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Stratus clouds are uniform gray clouds that usually cover the entire sky. They can
form when very weak, upward vertical air currents lift a thin layer of air high ...
http://www.pilotfriend.com, Stratus (St) Found at very low levels (less than 2000
meters, or 6500 feet), stratus clouds are thick, large, heavy-looking gray clouds ...
A cloud is a large collection of very tiny droplets of water or ice crystals. ...
Altostratus clouds often form ahead of storms with continuous rain or snow.
Feb 21, 2013 ... Cloud-watching has been a well-loved activity for thousands of years. This week,
discover the stratus cloud.
Stratus clouds form a low layer that can cover the entire sky like a blanket,
bringing generally gray and dull weather. Stratus clouds may form only a few
Oct 2, 2008 ... Stratus clouds belong to the Low Cloud (surface-2000m up) group. They are
uniform gray in color and can cover most or all of the sky. Stratus ...