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A nimbus cloud is a cloud that produces precipitation. Usually the precipitation reaches the ground as rain, hail, snow, or sleet. Falling precipitation may ...

Nimbus clouds - Rain Clouds - Quatr.us

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Nimbus clouds often mean that a thunder storm is brewing: there may soon be thunder and lightning. Get out of the swimming pool! Nimbus really just means a  ...

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 ...

Nimbus Clouds - Buzzle

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Dec 8, 2011 ... Have you ever wondered what are nimbus clouds? Well scroll down and get all the information on this cloud type, that you are looking for.

CLOUD ATLAS

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We've all looked up at the sky and said, “Hey, that cloud looks like a dragon, and that one is a bunny ... Whenever there is precipitation there are nimbus clouds.

Nimbus clouds | Define Nimbus clouds at Dictionary.com

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What are nimbus clouds? | Reference.com

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Nimbus clouds are cloud types that can indicate some type of precipitation. The word "nimbus" comes from the Latin language and stands for rain. There are two  ...

Common Cloud Names, Shapes, and Altitudes:

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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.

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.

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, ...

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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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Nimbus are clouds that bring us rain and snow. The word nimbus is added to the other cloud types. Nimbus, which simply means rain-bearing, is added to the ...

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http://www.msstate.edu, Nimbostratus (Ns) Nimbostratus clouds are also found below 2000 meters. They are usually a darker color of gray than stratus clouds ...