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- Any scattering produced by spherical particles whose diameters are greater than 1/10 the wavelength of the scattered radiation. This type of scattering causes the clouds to appear white in the sky. Often, hail exhibits in this type of scattering.
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- Broken Level, Convective Overdevelopment, Jet Stream Cirrus, Non-Uniform Sky Condition, Okta, Rayleigh scattering, SCT, Shower