What Type of Clouds Make Tornadoes?

Answer Tornadoes form at the base of cumulonimbus clouds, especially when these clouds turn into supercell thunderstorms. The updraft of the cumulonimbus cloud causes a funnel-shaped cloud to form at the ... Read More »

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What Type of Clouds Are Rain Clouds?

Almost everyone watches clouds. Clouds are among the most fascinating of all weather phenomenon. They are formed through the process of condensation when water vapor rises into the atmosphere where... Read More »

What Type of Clouds Fill the Whole Sky?

There are three main factors that are used to help determine the names of all clouds. These three factors are the altitude where the cloud is located, the shape of the cloud and if the cloud produc... Read More »

Main Type of Clouds?

Clouds are made of water, and they form through the process of condensation. Cloud formations offer information on current and upcoming weather patterns. Meteorologists classify clouds depending on... Read More »

What Type of Weather Happens in the Stratus Clouds?

Stratus clouds are those low-lying wisps that hang uniformly in the sky causing "gray day" and fog-like effects. Stratus clouds combine with other cloud types in the atmosphere to produce rain and ... Read More »