Drawing of a storm front moving into a region on Earth.
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On Earth, cold fronts occur when heavy cold air pushes lighter warm air upwards. Cumulus
clouds form and usually grow into thunderstorms. Rain, snow, sleet, and hail can occur with a cold front on Earth.
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