Nimbostratus is a low-to-middle étage stratiform cloud that has considerable
vertical and horizontal extent and produces precipitation over a wide area. "
Nimbostratus are dark, low-level clouds accompanied by light to moderately
falling precipitation. Low clouds are primarily composed of water droplets since
Sep 25, 2007 ... Nimbostratus clouds belong to the Low Cloud (surface to 2000m up) group. They
are dark gray with a ragged base. Nimbostratus clouds are ...
Nimbostratus clouds are dark gray, have ragged bases and sit low in the sky.
Nimbostratus clouds are associated with continuous rain or snow. Sometimes
A cloud is a large collection of very tiny droplets of water or ice crystals. ....
Nimbostratus clouds form a dark gray, wet looking cloudy layer associated with ...
Nimbostratus (Ns) - the name derives from the Latin nimbus = rain, and stratus =
spread out. Nimbostratus is a member of the ten fundamental cloud types (or ...
Nimbostratus definition, a cloud of a class characterized by a formless layer that
is almost uniformly dark gray; a rain cloud of the layer type, of low altitude, ...
Cloud Atlas -> Nimbostratus. Nimbostratus (Ns). Description: Rain cloud. Grey,
dark layer cloud, indistinct outlines. Origin: By rise of expanded air layers into the
(none). Nimbostratus ... Cloud. Classification: Clouds are classified using a. Latin
“Linnean” system based .... The nimbostratus cloud has no species or varieties.
Nimbostratus clouds are low-level clouds that form between the Earth's surface
and an altitude of 6500 feet (1980 m). They are...