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In meteorology, "precipitation types" can include the character or phase of the precipitation ... Liquid forms of precipitation include rain and drizzle. Rain or ... Convection occurs when...

Convectional Rainfall - Internet Geography - Learn on the Internet

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What is precipitation? Precipitation is any form of moisture which falls to the earth. This includes rain, snow, hail and sleet. Precipitation occurs when water ...

What is convection rainfall? | Reference.com

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Convection rainfall is what happens when the sun heats a water source to the point that water turns into vapor and rises. By the time it reaches the condensation ...

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Jan 14, 2013 ... Digital Story about convectional rainfall. Convectional Rainfall Diagram Created by Omri Henry The sun (space image) ...

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Convectional rainfall. When the land warms up, it heats the air above it. This causes the air to expand and rise. As the air rises it cools and condenses.

What are the different types of rainfall? - Quora

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There are three common types of rainfall, all of which occur in the United Kingdom. All have the ... Convectional rainfall occurs when: The surface of the earth is heated by the sun. The warm surface heats the air above it. Hot air always rises so this newly ...

Rainfall Types | S-cool, the revision website

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Nov 16, 2015 ... Convectional rainfall Very common in areas where the ground is heated by the hot sun, such as the Tropics. This is why those areas ...

Relief Rainfall - Coolgeography.co.uk

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Convectional Rainfall. Convection.gif (4107 bytes). This type of rainfall occurs in summer months for the UK and brings heavy rainfall and violent thunderstorms ...

Why does it rain? - 3D Geography

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Full of facts and information all about rain for you to enjoy. Illustrated ... There are three main types of rainfall: convectional rain, frontal rain and relief rain. Rain is ...

Convectional rainfall explained? (precipitation, clouds, ground ...

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Could someone please explain how convectional rainfall occurs? Im revising and getting confused. This is what ive learnt so far but im not sure ...

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What is convectional rainfall? | Reference.com

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Convectional rainfall occurs when the warm air deflected from a landform rises and forms rain clouds. Convectional rainfall is very common in tropical areas as ...

High School Science Lesson Plans - Convectional Rainfall - Weather

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Convectional rainfall occurs when the energy of the sun (or insolation) heats the earth's surface and causes water to evaporate changing to water vapor.

There are 3 main types of rainfall: relief, frontal and convectional ...

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There are 3 main types of rainfall: relief, frontal and convectional. Describe each and give conditions when the occur. (10 marks). Relief rainfall. Relief rainfall ...