The Cloudspotter's Guide

Gavin Pretor Pinney's 'The Cloudspotter's Guide' published in 2006 is an enthusiastic and well-written account of these features which are literally a backdrop to our existence, but which rarely get more than a passing glance -after reading this book you'll certainly pay them more attention.

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Cumulus

Cumulonimbus

Cirrus

Stratocumulus

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©Bill Sanderson 2002 - 2020