Clouds Holly lauren koenig

Cirrus

Atmosphere: Stable

Altitude: 20,000 feet/ 6,000 meters

Weather Pattern: Associated with clear, fair weather

Cirrostratus

Atmosphere: Conditionally stable

Altitude: Above 20,000 feet or 6,000 meters

Weather Pattern: Come 12-24 hours before rainstorms and snowstorms

Cirrocumulus

Atmosphere: Conditionally Unstable

Altitude: 16, 600-30,000 feet or 5,000-10,000 meters

Weather Pattern: Indicates a coming of evening thunder

Altostratus

Atmosphere: Unstable

Altitude: 6,500-24,000 feet or 2,400-6,100 meters

Weather Pattern: Form ahead of storms with continuous rain or snow

Altocumulus

Atmosphere: Unstable

Altitude: 6,500-22,000 feet or 2,000-7,000 meters

Weather Pattern: Indicates a high risk coming of thunderstorms

Nimbostratus

Atmosphere: stable

Altitude: 0-6500 feet or 0-2000 meters

Weather: Rain and snow

Cumulus

Atmosphere: unstable

Altitude: 0-6500 feet or 0-2000 meters

Weather: indicates fair weather

Stratus

Atmosphere: stable

Altitude: 0-6500 feet or 0-2000 meters

Weather: indicates either fair weather or fog

Cumulonimbus

Atmosphere: unstable

Altitude: 0-6500 feet or 0-2000 meters

Weather: associated with hail and thunderstorms

Atmosphere

Atmosphere: stable

Altitude: 0-6500 feet or 0-2000 meters

Weather: fair weather with possible light rain

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