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 well as areas in sou...
Liquid forms of precipitation include rain and drizzle. Rain or ... Convection
occurs when the Earth's surface, within a conditionally unstable or moist
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 ...
Jan 14, 2013 ... Digital Story about convectional rainfall. Convectional Rainfall Diagram Created
by Omri Henry The sun (space image) ...
They are at their most severe in parts of the tropics where there is a water source and intense heating. On June 30th, Southeast Kansas was hit by destructive winds and hail that reached the size of baseballs. In Sedgwick County, 19 homes were flooded, of which 12 wer... More »
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. Describe each
and give conditions when the occur. (10 marks) ...
Learn about different types of rainfall with these interactive diagrams of
Convection, Frontal and Relief rainfall.
Convectional Rainfall. Convection.gif (4107 bytes). This type of rainfall occurs in
summer months for the UK and brings heavy rainfall and violent thunderstorms ...
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 ...