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Wikipedia: Rain popular

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rain

Encyclopedia article on rain formation, causes, characteristics, measurement, forecasting and impact.

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What Are Clouds and Why Does it Rain? popular

http://www.geography-site.co.uk/pages/physical/climate/why%20does%20it%20rain.html

Article from the Geography Site providing an explanation of the different types of rain.

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Rain popular

http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A14281265

Provides scientific information as well as a light hearted look at rain.

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NWS JetStream: Precipitation popular

http://www.srh.weather.gov/srh/jetstream/synoptic/precip.htm

Explains why precipitation occurs and how the vertical distribution of temperature will often determine the type of precipitation that occurs at the surface during the wintertime.

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