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 are dark, low-level clouds accompanied by light to moderately
falling precipitation. Low clouds are primarily composed of water droplets since
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 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 ...
Aug 6, 2014 ... When altostratus thickens and becomes rain-bearing, it becomes a nimbostratus
(none). Nimbostratus ... Cloud. Classification: Clouds are classified using a. Latin
“Linnean” system based .... The nimbostratus cloud has no species or varieties.
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, ...
warm front approaches, cirrus clouds tend to thicken into cirrostratus, which may,
in turn, thicken and lower into altostratus, stratus, and even nimbostratus.
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 ...