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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 ...

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  ...

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  ...

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 ...

Cloud Classifications and Characteristics

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turn, thicken and lower into altostratus, stratus, and even nimbostratus. Finally, cirrocumulus clouds are layered clouds permeated with small cumuliform.

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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 ...

Common Cloud Names, Shapes, and Altitudes - Nenes

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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 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 ...

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.

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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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 ...

Cloud Formation Facts - Pictures of Clouds - Clouds Types ...

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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 ...

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.