 What is the Latin word meaning “layered”?  STRATUS

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  • What is the Latin word meaning layered?
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  • STRATUS
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  • Name the cloud that Looks like cumulus clouds pressed in layers Found low in the sky
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  • Name this cloud A low, puffy cloud bringing heavy rain, thunder, lightening A thunderhead Can also bring tornadoes
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  • What does the Latin word NIMBUS mean?
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  • RAIN
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  • Name this cloud Thin layers of high, cirrus clouds Forms halo around moon or sun
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  • Name this cloud A type of stratus cloud You often see this in your front yard
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  • Name this cloud Wispy, curling clouds high in the sky Signals a change in weather
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  • What does the Latin root ALTO mean?
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  • MIDDLE
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  • Name this cloud Low, puffy, white cloud Fair weather clouds Can change into cumulonimbus cloud
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  • Name this cloud Middle clouds which look like scattered white and gray puffs
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  • Name this cloud Unbroken layers of low, gray clouds Bring light rain, snow or drizzle
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  • What is the Latin word which means curl?
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  • CIRRO
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  • Name this cloud Very high, thin, white clouds that look like many small pieces of cotton
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  • Name this cloud Grayish layers of clouds found 5,000-20,000 feet in the sky
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  • Name this cloud A low, smooth layer of gray from which a steady rain or snow falls
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  • Name the three cloud types found in the highest level of the sky.
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  • Cirrus Cirrostratus Cirrocumulus
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  • Name the two cloud found in the middle level of the sky.
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  • Altostratus Altocumulus
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  • Name 5 clouds found in the lowest level.
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  • Stratus Cumulus Stratocumulus Nimbostratus Cumulonimbus