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Which cloud is least liekly to produce precipitation that reaches the ground?

cirrocumulus

In middle latitudes, which cloud will have the highest base?

cirrostratus

Which association below is not correct?

altostratus - high cloud

Another name for visible white frost is:

hoarfrost

Which of the following cloud types would commonly be found downwind of a mountain:

lenticular clouds

Lenticular clouds typically form ____________ a mountain range.

downwind of

Wet haze can form when the relative humidity is as low as __ percent.

75

Fog that forms as warm rain falls into a cold layer of surface air is called:

evaporation (mixing) fog

Which cloud forms in descending air?

mammatus

The cloud with the greatest vertical growth is:

cumulonimbus

Hail is usually associated with what cloud?

cumulonimbus

The name given to a towering cloud that has not fully developedi nto a thunderstorm is:

cumulus congestus

If you hold your hand at arm's length and cloud elements appear to be about the size of your fist, the cloud type is probably:

stratocumulus

A middle cloud that sometimes forms in parallel waves or brands is:

altocumulus

Suppose the sky is completely covered with a thin, white layered-type cloud. You look at the ground and see that objects cast a distinct shdaow. From this you can conclude that the cloud type must be:

cirrostratus

Cirruus clouds are composed primarily of:

ice particles

When fog lifts above the ground it normally forms this gray sheetlike cloud:

stratus

In middle latitudes, which cloud will have the lowest base?

stratocumulus

Condensation onto hygroscopic nuclei is possible at relative humidities less than 100 percent due to the:

solute effect

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