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Clouds, Stability, and Buoyancy, Part 1

Lecture no. 9 from the course: Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

Clouds, Stability, and Buoyancy, Part 1

Taught by Professor Robert G. Fovell | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

One of the most familiar and beautiful features of weather is the cloud. In this lecture, examine different kinds of clouds, learn how clouds are born, why and how they take their distinctive shapes, and what kinds of conditions are likely to produce clouds.