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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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Jan 20, 2008 ... Convectional Rainfall in Costa Rica. ... Up next. Relief rainfall - Duration: 3:00. cccgeog 49,483 views. 3:00. Gentle Rain 10 Hours High Quality ...

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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.

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 ...

What are the different types of rainfall? - Quora

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Convectional rainfall. Very common in areas where the ground is heated by the hot sun, such as the Tropics. This is why those areas experience heavy rainfalls ...

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 ...

Geography :: Types of Rainfall - Curriculumbits.com

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Learn about different types of rainfall with these interactive diagrams of Convection, Frontal and Relief rainfall.

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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.

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 ...