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When water vapor in the air becomes liquid
water or ice crystals.
How do clouds form?
FOG
A cloud in contact with the ground.
STRATUS
Sheets of low, grey clouds that bring light
snow, rain, or drizzle.
NIMBOSTRATUS
Thicker layer than stratus clouds that
completely block out the sun. They cause
steady rain or snow.
CUMULUS
White and puffy clouds that usually
mean good weather.
CUMULONIMBUS
Dark, towering clouds that are also called
“thunderheads”. These clouds produce
heavy rain, thunder, and ligh...
CIRRUS
Thin, featherlike clouds that are made of ice
crystals high in the atmosphere. Usually means a
change in the weathe...
CLOUDS
CLOUDS
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  1. 1. When water vapor in the air becomes liquid water or ice crystals. How do clouds form?
  2. 2. FOG A cloud in contact with the ground.
  3. 3. STRATUS Sheets of low, grey clouds that bring light snow, rain, or drizzle.
  4. 4. NIMBOSTRATUS Thicker layer than stratus clouds that completely block out the sun. They cause steady rain or snow.
  5. 5. CUMULUS White and puffy clouds that usually mean good weather.
  6. 6. CUMULONIMBUS Dark, towering clouds that are also called “thunderheads”. These clouds produce heavy rain, thunder, and lighting.
  7. 7. CIRRUS Thin, featherlike clouds that are made of ice crystals high in the atmosphere. Usually means a change in the weather is coming.
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