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Nimbostratus cloud

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Nimbostratus is a multi-level stratiform cloud that forms in the middle level of the troposphere and usually spreads into the low and high altitude levels during ...

Nimbostratus Clouds: dark, low-level clouds with precipitation

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Nimbostratus are dark, low-level clouds accompanied by light to moderately falling precipitation. Low clouds are primarily composed of water droplets since their ...

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Precipitation normally does not occur with this cloud, although drizzle or mist may be observed. ... Nimbostratus clouds are also found below 2000 meters.

Nimbostratus clouds | UCAR Center for Science Education

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Nimbostratus clouds are dark gray, have ragged bases and sit low in the sky. Nimbostratus clouds are associated with continuous rain or snow. Sometimes they ...

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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 clouds - Met Office

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Aug 6, 2014 ... When altostratus thickens and becomes rain-bearing, it becomes a nimbostratus cloud.

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(none). Nimbostratus ... Cloud. Classification: Clouds are classified using a. Latin “Linnean” system based .... The nimbostratus cloud has no species or varieties.

Nimbostratus | Define Nimbostratus at Dictionary.com

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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 Classifications and Characteristics

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warm front approaches, cirrus clouds tend to thicken into cirrostratus, which may, in turn, thicken and lower into altostratus, stratus, and even nimbostratus.

Weather Facts: Nimbostratus - Weather USA - woweather.com

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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 ...

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Nimbostratus Clouds
Nimbostratus (weather symbol - Ns) clouds are composed of water droplets and belong to the Low Cloud (surface to 2000m up) group. They are dark gray with a ragged base... More »
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Weather Facts: Nimbostratus - Weather UK - weatheronline.co.uk

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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 Clouds - Windows to the Universe

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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 Online

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Nimbostratus (Ns). Description: Rain cloud. Grey, dark layer cloud, indistinct outlines. Origin: By rise of expanded air layers into the highest cloud level.