Cumulonimbus Cloud - A towering cloud that extends upward to levels of 6-7 km above the earth's surface. Strong updrafts and downdrafts are associated with this cloud generating heavy rain and often hail. Lightening and thunder are also characteristic of this cloud.
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Low Level Clouds
Medium Level Clouds
- Altocumulus Lenticularis