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Clouds

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Cumulonimbus
Thunderheads Near ground to above 50,000 feet
Cirrostratus
Thin, wispy, above thunderheads Above 18,000 feet
Cirrus
Thin, often with "mare's tail" Above 18,000 feet
Cirrocumulus
Small puffy clouds Above 18,000 feet
Altostratus
Thin, uniform, sometimes with "wide wale corduroy" appearance 6,000 - 20,000 feet
Altocumulus
Medium-sized puffy clouds 6,000 - 20,000 feet
Stratocumulus
Broad and flat on the bottom, puffy on top Below 6,000 feet
Cumulus
Puffy clouds Below 6,000 feet
Stratus
Uniform, thick to thin layered clouds Below 6,000 feet