Asked in Clouds, Name Origins, Definitions
What are all the names of the clouds?
High-Level Clouds Cloud types include: cirrus and cirrostratus. Mid-Level Clouds Cloud types include: altocumulus, altostratus. Low-Level Clouds Cloud types include: nimbostratus and stratocumulus. Clouds with Vertical Development Cloud types include: fair weather cumulus and cumulonimbus. Other Cloud Types Cloud types include: contrails, billow clouds, mammatus, orographic and pileus clouds. A: The ten main types of clouds, in order of their usual approximate height above sea level, are cirrus, cirrostratus, cirrocumulus, cumulonimbus, altostratus, altocumulus, cumulus, stratocumulus, nimbostratus, and stratus. ...
Asked in Clouds
What kind of clouds make a whirlwind?
It depends. Common whirlwinds such as dust devils and steam devils are not associated with any sort of cloud formation. Tornadoes involve multiple cloud types. In a typical case, a funnel cloud emeges from a wall cloud, which is attatched to a cumulonimbus cloud. Waterspouts can from from cumulonimbu or cumulus congestus clouds. ...
Common accident hazards associated with the workplace include?
Types of accident hazards associated with the workplace include biological hazards, chemical hazards, ergonomic hazards, and physical hazards. Common physical hazards include unguarded machinery, loud noise, and spills. ...
Asked in Tornadoes, Clouds
What types of clouds are associated with tornadoes?
Tornadoes are produced by thunderstorms, which take the form of cumulonimbus clouds. Most tornadoes descend from a wall cloud at the base of the parent thunderstorm. The developing vortex of a tornado is often visible as a funnel cloud. ...
Asked in Heart
What are the risks associated with aortic valve replacement?
Risks associated with aortic valve replacement include embolism, bleeding, and operative valvular endocarditis. Hemolysis is associated with certain types of mechanical valves, but is not a contraindication for implantation. ...
Asked in Clouds
What kinds of weather are cumulus clouds associated with?
There are twelve different types of cumulus cloud. Although usually associated with good weather, they can bring all kinds of conditions from fine, fair weather through to storms and even tornados. You can find much more information and many pictures of different cloud formations in the Sources and related links section, below. ...
Asked in Microsoft Windows, Rain and Flooding, Clouds
Does lightning start from the ground and go up or start from the clouds and go down?
There are three types of lightening, There is Ground-to-cloud, Cloud-to-ground and cloud-to-cloud. ...
Asked in Clouds, Snow and Ice
The types of clouds are associated in a blizzard?
Different types of clouds can be involved - nimbostratus, different types of cumulus... the type of cloud isn't at all central to a blizzard. In fact, ground blizzards don't need clouds at all- much of the snow blowing around is lifted from previous falls. ...
Asked in Thunderstorms and Lightning, Clouds
Does cirrus combine with other types of cloud to form another cloud?
While cloud genera do mutate, cirrus clouds are ice crystals, and very high, so they tend not to run into other types of clouds. ...
Asked in Meteorology and Weather
What types of weather are associated with low and high pressure areas?
High pressure is associated with fair and stable weather because air is subsiding, which is not conducive to clouds and precipitation. Low pressure is a region where air converges and rises. This results in clouds and often rain or snow. ...