Objectives:
Define the term cloud and explain the process that leads to its formation.
Describe four ways by which air can be uplifted to form clouds.
Differentiate between low clouds, middle clouds, high clouds, and fog.
Describe the process that leads to the formation of precipitation.
Identify the six types of precipitation and how they are formed.
Define the term orographic precipitation.


Key Terms:
Cloud
Condensation
Condensation nuclei
Lapse rate
Uplift
Convergence
Fog
Precipitation
Updrafts
Orographic precipitation

Assignments & Lecture Notes:

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Label the Clouds -

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