This fold-out chart is a key to the major forms of cumulus, cirrus and stratus clouds seen in Europe.
Accompanying text summarises the major processes leading to cloud formation and precipitation: convection, frontal activity and orographic uplift. Further hints on the shape and appearance of each cloud are included in a table.
The Cloud Name Trail was produced in partnership with the Royal Meteorological Society.
This is just one of the FSC’s range of fold-out charts, designed to help users identify of a wide range of plants and animals. Each chart is laminated to make it splashproof and robust for use outdoors. Clear colour illustrations and text by experts in the subject make these valuable resources for all age groups.