This is a photograph of nimbostratus clouds and a rainbow in Seattle, WA. Can you see the rain falling from the clouds?
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Courtesy of Peggy LeMone
Nimbostratus (weather symbol - Ns) clouds are composed of water droplets and
belong to the Low Cloud (surface to 2000m up) group. They are dark gray with a
ragged base. Nimbostratus clouds are associated with continuous rain or snow. Sometimes they cover the whole sky and you can't see the edges of the cloud.
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