Cloud Challenge: Alto Clouds

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Cloud Challenge: Alto Clouds

  1. 1. Cloud Challenge: Alto Clouds By: Jade G. Sci. 5th
  2. 2. About Alto Clouds • Prefix “Alto” are middle level clouds • They have main bases (height) between 2000 and 7000 m. • Usually carry precipitation during the summer and fall.
  3. 3. Altostratus and Altocumulus Altostratus: Altocumulus: • Are grey and blue middle level clouds • Usually cover the sky • Often in areas of storms in a continuous precipitation. • Composed of ice and water droplets • Appear in grey, puffy masses • Rolled out in parallel waves bands • Occur in the warm, humid summer mornings, often means thunderstorms
  4. 4. Pictures of Alto Clouds Altostratus Which Cloud is Which??? Do You Know!! Altocumulus
  5. 5. Cloud Citations • http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/alto.ht ml
  6. 6. Cloud Citations • http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/alto.ht ml

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