Mason, Basil John Centre for Environmental Technology, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, United Kingdom.
Last reviewed:October 2019
- Cloud formation
- Mechanisms of precipitation release
- Precipitation from layer-cloud systems
- Production of showers
- Basic aspects of cloud physics
- Artificial stimulation of rain
- Related Primary Literature
- Additional Reading
The study of the physical and dynamical processes governing the structure and development of clouds and the release from them of snow, rain, and hail (collectively known as precipitation). See also: Precipitation (meteorology)
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