Clouds and Weather Prediction. Learner Expectations. Grade 5 Atmosphere: Conditions/Data/Predict The learner will be able to predict weather conditions based on an analysis of atmospheric data. In this activity you will:. Learn about the types of clouds and the weather each might predict.
Altocumulus clouds usually form from the gradual lifting of air in advance of a cold front.
The presence of altocumulus clouds on a warm and humid summer morning is commonly followed by thunderstorms later in the day.
Low clouds are of mostly composed of water droplets. However, when temperatures are cold enough, these clouds may also contain ice particles and snow.
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