Weather Workbook: What is precipitation?

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The sky is falling! The sky really isn’t falling but whenever a cloud is full of droplets of water or ice crystals, they can grow too big to stay in the cloud.

When they fall to the ground, it is called precipitation.

In the video above, StormTracker 6 meteorologist Diane Phillips explains the different precipitation that can fall in Michigan.

Can you describe the four major forms of precipitation you’ll find in your StormTracker 6 Weather Workbook?

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