cirrocumulus


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cirrocumulus

Meteorol a high cloud of ice crystals grouped into small separate globular masses, usually occurring above 6000 metres (20 000 feet)

cirrocumulus (Cc)

High clouds that form small, white flaky, or scaly, globular masses. They may cover a small or a large part of the sky. The clouds are usually formed of ice. Cirroculmulus clouds are represented on a weather map by the symbol image.