Rain As A Weather Event
Rain, drizzle and the effects of rain such as flooding.
Eugene, Oregon Ice Storm Falling Rain On Skylight Falling Rain Flood
Falling Rain, As A Weather Event

Rain is liquid water in the form of droplets that have condensed from atmospheric water vapor and then become heavy enough to fall under gravity.[from wikipedia]

Flood, A Rain Aftermath, As A Weather Event

A flood is an overflow of water that submerges land which is usually dry. Floods often cause damage to homes and businesses if they are in the natural flood plains of rivers. [from wikipedia]

Eugene, Oregon Ice Storm, Freezing Rain As A Weather Event

An ice storm is a type of winter storm characterized by freezing rain, also known as a glaze event or, in some parts of the United States, as a silver thaw. The formation of ice begins with a layer of above-freezing air above a layer of sub-freezing temperatures closer to the surface. Frozen precipitation melts to rain while falling into the warm air layer, and then begins to refreeze in the cold layer below. [from wikipedia]

Falling Rain On Skylight, As A Weather Event

The major cause of rain production is moisture moving along three-dimensional zones of temperature and moisture contrasts known as weather fronts. If enough moisture and upward motion is present, precipitation falls from convective clouds (those with strong upward vertical motion) such as cumulonimbus (thunder clouds) which can organize into narrow rainbands.[from wikipedia]

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