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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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Nimbostratus is a stratiform genus formerly classified as "Family C" low-level, but now considered by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to be a ...

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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 ...

www.weatheronline.co.uk/reports/wxfacts/Nimbostratus.htm

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

www.metoffice.gov.uk/learning/clouds/mid-level-clouds/nimbostratus

Aug 1, 2016 ... Nimbostratus clouds are dark, grey, featureless layers of clouds, thick enough to block out the sun and produce persistent rain.

www.windows2universe.org/earth/Atmosphere/clouds/nimbostratus.html

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 ...

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Apr 25, 2017 ... When nimbostratus clouds fill the sky, you will want to consider finding some indoor activities. These clouds produce long periods of steady rain ...

www.woweather.com/reports/wxfacts/Nimbostratus.htm

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 ...

www.srh.noaa.gov/jetstream/clouds/cloudwise/types.html

Cirrus clouds are always composed of ice crystals, and their transparent ... Altostratus clouds do not produce a halo phenomenon nor are the shadows of objects ...